Create an Key Pair

In this step, you will generate an EC2 key pair that that will be used to connect source EC2 instance.

  1. Sign in to your AWS Account AWS Console using an account with administrative privileges
  2. Select N. Virginia Region (us-east-1) Final Deployment Architecture
  3. Click here to navigate to the Key Pair section in the EC2 console. Ensure you are in the same region as you have chosen in the previous step. Then, click on the Create Key Pair button Final Deployment Architecture
  4. Name the key pair rdbmsmigration, and then click Create. At this point, your browser will download a file named rdbmsmigration.pem. Save this file. You will need it to complete the tutorial. Final Deployment Architecture