O'Reilly logo

Learning AWS - Second Edition by Amit Shah, Aurobindo Sarkar

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Creating KMS keys

In this section, we will present the steps for creating KMS keys:

  1. From the IAM dashboard navigation pane, click on Encryption Keys and then on the Get Started Now button to create a new master encryption key:
  1. Select US West (Oregon) from the Region drop-down list:
  1. In this step, we create an alias:
    • Alias (required): The alias is a display name that is used to easily identify the key. The alias must be between 1 and 32 characters long. An alias must not begin with aws as those are reserved by Amazon Web Services to represent ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required