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Status Delivered
Categories Usability
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 9, 2020

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.

What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

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

  • Admin
    Mark Allen
    Oct 24, 2023

    IAM role support was added in B2Bi onwards. AWS S3 client service now allows temporary IAM role credentials for the business process services. See:

  • Guest
    Oct 28, 2021
    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
  • Guest
    Jan 15, 2020

    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.