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Manage accounts

Your organization comes prepared with one account for your convenience. You can add more accounts, edit existing accounts, or delete accounts using SQL or in the UI.

To view all accounts, click Configure to open the configure space, then choose Accounts from the menu, or query the information_schema.accounts view.

Create a new account

Creating an account requires the org_admin role.

SQL

To create an account using SQL, use the CREATE ACCOUNT statement. For example:

CREATE ACCOUNT dev WITH REGION = 'us-east-1';

UI

To create an account via the UI:

Configure > Accounts

  1. Click Configure to open the configure space, then choose Accounts from the menu.

  2. From the Accounts management page, choose Create Account. Type a name for the account and choose a region. You won’t be able to change the region for this account later, so choose carefully.

  3. Choose Create.

Create account

Then you will see your new account on the Accounts management page.

There can be up to twenty accounts per organization. If you need to create more, please contact the Firebolt support team.

Edit an existing account

Editing an account requires the account_admin or org_admin role.

SQL

To edit an existing account using SQL, use the ALTER ACCOUNT statement. For example:

ALTER ACCOUNT dev RENAME TO staging;

UI

To edit an account via the UI:

  1. Click Configure to open the configure space, then choose Accounts from the menu.

  2. Search for the relevant account using the top search filters or by scrolling through the accounts list. Hover over the right-most column to make the account menu appear then choose Edit account. Edit the name of the account.

  3. Choose Save.

Edit account

Delete an existing account

Deleting an account requires the account_admin or org_admin role.

SQL

To delete an existing account using SQL, use the DROP ACCOUNT statement. For example:

DROP ACCOUNT dev;

UI

To delete an account via the UI:

  1. Click Configure to open the configure space, then choose Accounts from the menu.

  2. Search for the relevant account using the top search filters or by scrolling through the accounts list. Hover over the right-most column to make the account menu appear then choose Delete account. If your account is not empty (for example, if it contains other objects such as users/databases/engines/etc.), you will need to confirm that you will also delete the sub-objects by selecting Delete account sub-objects permanently.

  3. Choose Confirm.

Delete account

The account will be removed from the Accounts management page.

Switch accounts

To switch the account you are using:

UI

Click on your login button - the current account will be marked. Choose an account you would like to switch to.

Switch account