Add EKS clusters using kubeconfig


  • You have added your AWS cloud account to Portworx Backup. See the AWS/S3 compliant object store page for details about how you can add an AWS account to Portworx Backup.

  • Your cluster must be running Stork 2.10 or higher. To install Stork on your Kubernetes cluster, copy and paste the command displayed below the Kubernetes Service radio group.

Add the cluster to Portworx Backup

  1. From the home page, select Add Cluster:

    Add EKS cluster

  2. In the Add Cluster page, under Select Kubernetes Platform, select Others and then enter the cluster details:

    • The name of the cluster
    • Retrieve the Kubeconfig from your cluster and paste it in the Kubeconfig text frame, or click Browse to upload it from a file.
    • Select the EKS radio button from the Kubernetes Service radio group.
    • From the Cloud Account dropdown, select your AWS cloud account.

    Enter the EKS cluster details

  3. Click Add Cluster.

Last edited: Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022