Cloud Accounts

Register your cloud accounts for third-party service providers with CloudCasa. The following is a cloud account that CloudCasa supports:

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Microsoft Azure

After registering a cloud account, you can register and protect associated resources such as clusters and databases.

From the menu bar, click Configuration and go to Cloud Accounts in the General section. In the Cloud Accounts page, you can view, create, edit, and delete your cloud accounts.

Adding a cloud account for Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Take the following steps to register your AWS account with CloudCasa:

  1. In the Cloud Accounts page, click Add Cloud Account + to open the Add Cloud Account.

  2. In Step 1 of the Add Cloud Account pane, select Amazon Web Services in the Provider type section. Click Next.

  1. In Step 2 of the Add account pane, click Launch Stack in the Create stack section to create a new stack in the AWS console.

    Tip

    Allow pop-up windows in your web browser.

    Ensure that you have sufficient permissions or you are able to log in to AWS as the Administrator.

  2. Enter the following fields in the Add account pane:

    Account Description (Optional)

    Enter a brief description so that users in your organization can read and identify the cloud account you are adding.

    CloudCasa Tags (Optional)

    Enter the optional Kubernetes tags for CloudCasa.

    Click Save to add the cloud account.

  3. Ensure that you can see the new item in the cloud account list, and the status shows Active.

Adding a cloud account for Microsoft Azure

Take the following steps to register your Microsoft Azure account with CloudCasa:

  1. In the Cloud Accounts page, click Add Cloud Account +.

  2. In Step 1 of the Add Cloud Account pane, select Microsoft Azure in the Provider type section. Click Next.

  3. In Step 2 of the Add Cloud Account pane, click Create ARM template in the Create ARM template section.

    Tip

    Allow pop-up windows in your web browser.

    Ensure that you have sufficient permissions.

  4. Enter the following fields in the Add account pane:

    Account name

    Enter a name for the new cloud account so that you can see it in CloudCasa.

    Account Description (Optional)

    Enter a brief description so that users in your organization can read and identify the cloud account you are adding.

    CloudCasa Tags (Optional)

    Enter the optional Kubernetes tags for CloudCasa.

    Click Save to add the cloud account.

Ensure that you can see the new item in the cloud account list. Wait for up to one hour and ensure that the status changes to “Active”.

Cloud Account instance pages

Click any cloud account in the list and you can see the instance page for this item. In the cloud account instance page, you can see detailed information about this cloud account and a list of associated clusters and databases.

Click the name of the cloud account and you can edit it.

In the cluster list, click Install in any cluster item to edit it. Or, click Hide to temporarily hide the cluster. You can undo it by clicking Re-register. In the database list, you can see a summary of databases.