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Welcome to the DataStax Astra Developer Hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you start working with DataStax Astra as quickly as possible. Use the included APIs to create, modify, and terminate databases, and interact with the databases you create. Let's do it!

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Managing a service account for your organization

Create your service account

  1. Open a browser, navigate to DataStax Astra, and log in.
  2. On the Dashboard page, select Add Service Account.

The Service Account information will be populated to show your Client ID and Client Name.

Copying your service account secret

  1. Select the overflow menu for your service accountservice account - Allows you to manage your databases with the DevOps API, which can be used to create, terminate, resize, park, and unpark your database. The service account is created at the organization level..
  2. Select Copy Credentials.
{
"clientId":"58391caa-5c48-4e28-8b70-da3fe1624f3c",
"clientName":"[email protected]",
"clientSecret":"42d9e2h3-4d25-40k8-aa1a-c9f6cc73ef10"
}

Use your service account secret to Authenticate your service account via the DevOps API.

Refreshing your service account secret

If there are concerns that your service account has been compromised, you can refresh your client secret and update your API requests.

  1. Select the overflow menu for your service account.
  2. Select Refresh Client Secret.
  3. Confirm that you want to refresh your client secret, which will prevent any users from accessing the databasedatabase - A group of distributed instances for storing data. Each paid Astra database has at least three instances. API with the previous client secret. Select Yes.

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Managing a service account for your organization


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