This guide will show you how to configure AWS as a Vapor Red provider.
If you have not added AWS credentials to your account, you will be prompted to add them while creating your first server.
To create your credentials, go to the AWS management console, and go to the
IAM (Identity and Access Management) service. Click
Users and create a new User.
Set a name and set it to
On the next page, we need to set 2 permissions:
And then verify the 2 permissions are set correct
Now you get an
Access token and a
Secret token we need both, so copy both keys
Now in Vapor Red under AWS setup the
Access token and
Secret token in the fields, and find a proper name for it
And we are now ready to create a new AWS server