An EC2 Key Pair is a set of security credentials to be able to connect to an EC2 instance. The Key pair consists of a public key and a private key. For this workshop, you will need to create a key pair to be able to SSH into the EC2 instance that is hosting Puppet Enterprise. To learn more about EC2 Key Pairs, please go the key pair documentation.
EC2in the search bar, click the result to head to the EC2 dashboard.
Let’s move to the next section where we’ll sign up to use Puppet Enterprise for free and launch the software on an EC2 instance.