Cloud provider authentication on AWS without static credentials (AWS STS)

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  • As an enterprise customer would be important to have the OpenShift Container Platform to perform its cloud provider authentication without any IAM users who have static credentials.
  • Is there a way to install/configure OpenShift Container Platform 4 so that it does not rely on any static AWS IAM credentials?
  • Can AWS Security Token Service (STS) be used for OpenShift Container Platform 4?


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform(OCP) 4
  • AWS Security Token Service (STS)

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