Perform the following steps to add a GCP cloud account to PX-Backup:

  1. In GCP, create a Compute Engine default service account for use with your cluster. Modify the service account, adding Read Write access for each API. Save the JSON key for this service account for future reference.

  2. From the home page, select Settings, Cloud Settings to open the cloud settings page.

    cloud settings

  3. Under the Cloud Accounts section, select Add New.

    add new cloud account

  4. Populate the fields in the Add Cloud Account page:

    • Choose Google Cloud
    • Create a descriptive account name
    • add the JSON key for the service account associated with your GKE cluster
    • Select the Add button

Last edited: Friday, May 1, 2020