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ADD AWS Account

Add AWS Account

  1. Sign in to your cmpute account.

  2. Click on the name given on the top-right corner.

  3. Select Accounts.

  4. Accounts screen will be displayed.

  5. Click on ADD AWS ACCOUNT.

  6. Add Account screen will be displayed.

  7. Provide the following details:

    AWS Role ARN - As provided by AWS

    Account Name - User defined Name

    Primary Region - Region of your AWS account.

    Team(s) - User defined teams.


  8. Click on ADD ACCOUNT

  9. A ‘Success’ message will be displayed indicating the account is added successfully and the newly added account will be listed in the Accounts Screen.

Steps to create ‘Role ARN’

  1. Click on Launch Stack to launch the CloudFormation template. It will redirect you to the AWS website. (Please Log in to your AWS account if you’re not logged in.)

  2. After login into AWS account, you will be redirected to the CloudFormation page.Click on the Next Button in the Select Template screen.


  3. Click on the Next Button in the Specify Details screen.


  4. Click on the Next Button in the Options screen.


  5. Select both the checkboxes in the Review screen (it would give this CloudFormation template access to create IAM Resources) and Click the Create button. A stack gets created.


  6. Once the stack gets created, Go to Outputs tab and copy the Role ARN value and paste it in AWS Role ARN field in the cmpute’s Account screen.




  • The Team(s) text box will be displayed when the team is created and the user is assigned to a team.

  • cmpute displays the list of teams the customer is part of.

  • Multiple teams can be selected and assigned to an account.

  • Before adding an account, the customer needs to have their own AWS account.