Creating and configuring S3 tenant accounts

An S3 tenant account is required before S3 API clients can store and retrieve objects on StorageGRID Webscale. Each tenant account has its own account ID, groups and users, and containers and objects.

S3 tenant accounts are created by a StorageGRID Webscale grid administrator using the Grid Manager or the Grid Management API. When creating an S3 tenant account, the grid administrator specifies the following information:
After an S3 tenant account is created, tenant users can access the Tenant Manager to perform tasks such as the following:
Attention: S3 tenant users can create and manage S3 buckets with the Tenant Manager, but they must have S3 access keys and use the S3 REST API to ingest and manage objects.