An AWS account is needed to create and manage cluster on AWS. The following criteria must be met
An account on AWS.
A Stakater user (ask Stakater team for the email to use for this user) with admin privileges on a separate project (Recommended). See the required permissions for AWS if you do not want to grant admin privilege.
Resource limits must be applied on the account and the following resources must be allowed to be created.
Type Limit Virtual Machines Varies. The limit should be 12 initially. (Initial deployment is 3 master + 3 infra + 3 worker) Regional vCPUs The limit should be A x B x 2 , where A = no. of VMS (worker + infra + master), B = vCPUs per VM) Elastic IPs (EIPs) 5 Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) 5 Elastic Load Balancing (ELB/NLB) 3 NAT Gateways 5 Elastic Network Interfaces (ENIs) At least 12 VPC Gateway 20 S3 buckets 99 Security Groups 250 Machine Specifications 6 machines of 8x32x120G Region Region will be identified by the customer