Creating an EC2 Key Pair

An EC2 Key Pair allows users to securely access into an EC2 instance. For more information, visit the EC2 Key Pair documentation. Follow the below steps on how to create your own!

  1. Navigate to your EC2 Home

  2. Find the “Key Pairs” link in the left-hand navigation under “Network & Security”. EC2 Key Pair Menu

  3. Create one if you do not have any. Keep the file format as the default PEM. Create SSH Pair

Awesome! You’ve created an EC2 key pair, you will need it as the parameter for Armory QuickStart (for Bastion host access).