Step 3. Specify AWS Account Settings
At the Account step of the wizard, specify an AWS account, select the AWS Region and geographical location of a datacenter where the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance is deployed:
- From the AWS account drop-down list, select credentials of an AWS account in which your Veeam Backup for AWS appliance is deployed. The user account must have permissions listed in Required Permissions.
If you have not added credentials beforehand, click Manage accounts or Add to add the necessary credentials. For more information on adding credentials, see the Access Keys for AWS Users section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.
- From the AWS region drop-down list, select the AWS Region in which the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance resides.
- From the Data center drop-down list, select the geographical location of the datacenter where the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance resides.
For more information, see Regions and Availability Zones.