Step 2: Upload Server Certificate

In Step 2 (Upload Server Certificate) of the Add a Key Management Server wizard, you upload the server certificate (or certificate bundle) for the KMS. The server certificate allows the external KMS to authenticate itself to StorageGRID.


  1. From Step 2 (Upload Server Certificate), browse to the location of the saved server certificate or certificate bundle.

    KMS Step 2 Upload Server Certificate
  2. Upload the certificate file.
    The server certificate metadata appears.

    Note: If you uploaded a certificate bundle, the metadata for each certificate appears on its own tab.
  3. Select Next.
    Step 3 (Upload Client Certificates) of the Add a Key Management Server wizard appears.