This topic describes how to create an account for one or more hosts in Bastionhost. After an account is created for a host, O&M personnel can use it to log on to the host and perform O&M operations.

Procedure

Note Creating an account for hosts is to add an account in your host system to Bastionhost. O&M personnel can use the account to log on to the target host in Bastionhost. A host account that is created in Bastionhost will not be automatically synchronized to your host system.
  1. Log on to the Bastionhost system. For more information, see Log on to Bastionhost.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Assets > Hosts.
  3. On the Hosts page, find the target host and click the hostname.
  4. In the pane that appears, click the Host Account tab.
  5. Click Create Host Account.Create an account for a single host (1)
    To create an account for multiple hosts at a time, select the hosts on the Hosts page and select Create Account for Hosts from the Batch drop-down list in the lower-left corner.Create an account for multiple hosts (1)
  6. In the Create Host Account pane, specify Protocol, Logon Name, and Password.
    Create an account for a single host (2)
    If you create an account for multiple hosts at a time, specify Authentication Type, Protocol, Logon Name, and Password in the Create Account for Hosts dialog box.Create an account for multiple hosts (2)
  7. Optional:Click Verify.
    The purpose is to check whether the logon name and password are valid.
    Note When you create an account for multiple hosts at a time, you do not need to perform the verification.
  8. Click Create.
    Note Click OK when you create an account for multiple hosts at a time.