Here you will create your AWS account, and in the pages linked below, configure environmental prerequisites to a high availability SoftNAS® deployment. The steps in the guide below will allow you to create your first instance, ready for high availability, and deployable in a public or private subnet.
If you do not yet have an AWS account, select Create a new account in the top right corner. If you do have an AWS account, skip to the end of this page, and prepare your environment.
Select Create a New AWS Account.
Having created your account, you are now able to prepare the environment for your SoftNAS deployment. The following prerequisites should be configured prior to selecting and creating your instance. Open a second browser tab or window and perform the following tasks:
- AWS Getting Started - Creating Your AWS Access Key and Secret Access Key
- AWS Getting Started - Creating A VPC
- AWS Getting Started - Creating Your IAM role