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2700759 - How to get Host Key to establish SSH connection between CPI and SFTP Server


To establish SSH connection between SAP Cloud Platform Integration (CPI) and SFTP server, you need to add the below parameters to the <known_hosts> file and deploy it on a CPI tenant:

  • Hostname
  • Key Algorithm
  • Host Key (encoded using base64)

However you do not know how to get the Host Key of SFTP server to prepare the <known_hosts> file. This article describes the procedure of getting the Host Key.



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SAP HANA Cloud Integration, SAP HCI, SAP CPI, tenant, IFlow, Integration Flow, SFTP, Public Key, Host Key, SSH, known_hosts, Connectivity Test , KBA , LOD-HCI-PI-OPS , SAP Cloud Platform Integration Operations , How To

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