Access Key


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or Security Access Key

(example: wJalrXUtnFEMI/K7MDENG/bPxRfiCY) Access key is the AWS equivalent of a username, the security access key is the equivalent of a password. Think of the pairing as a user account in AWS. N2WS Backup & Recovery is just another application that needs to run under a specific user account to define what N2WS is allowed to do. Learn more about AWS Identity and Access Management or get started with a Free Trial of N2WS.

N2WS vs AWS Backup

Why chose N2WS over AWS Backup? Find out the critical differences here.

N2WS in comparison to AWS Backup, offers a single console to manage backups across accounts or clouds. Here is a stylized screenshot of the N2WS dashboard.