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Using EC2 Profile to access AWS S3 buckets

SI 6.0.2 has an S3 client but mandates the use of access and secret keys to connect to AWS S3 buckets.  It does not allow the use of  Assume IAM role or EC2 profiles to access S3 .  Assume IAM role/EC2 Profiles eliminate the need to store and maintain S3 keys.

 

https://docs.aws.amazon.com/IAM/latest/UserGuide/id_roles_use_switch-role-ec2.html

https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/dev/AuthUsingTempSessionTokenJava.html

  • Guest
  • Jan 9 2020
  • Planned for future release
What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

To enable file transfers AWS  S3 buckets without using access/secret keys

  • Guest commented
    28 Oct, 2021 02:13pm
    Could you please update us on this if it is implemented or not. IBM documentation for Sterling b2b integrator S3 client service is still recommending use of Access key and Secret key
  • Admin
    Ryan Wood commented
    15 Jan, 2020 02:40pm

    Thank you for particpating in the request for enhancement community. We have accepted this enhancement and have added it to our roadmap. Check back for updates periodically.

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