In this procedure, you will connect your cloud provider account to Spot in order to provide the Spot platform with a set of permissions to manage instances on your behalf.
Click here to watch the step-by-step video tutorial on connecting your AWS account to Spot.
- Log in to the Spot dashboard.
- Select Amazon Web Services as the cloud provider in which your account resides.
Note: Prior to connecting your AWS account, you can access a demo system to get familiar with the dashboard. Click Get a Console Walkthrough.
- Complete the process as described in the steps online:
Note: You can automate the connection using a Cloudformation template as well.