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Defining a security scheme compatible with AWS API Gateway

When exporting a definition from Talend Cloud API Designer and importing it into AWS API Gateway, your security can be propagated if it is defined properly.


  1. Open your API and go to the general information page.
  2. Go to the SECURITY SCHEMES section and click Add.
  3. In the Type drop-down list, select Custom / API key.
  4. Enter a name.
  5. Click Add to the right of HEADERS to create a new header.
  6. In the Name field, enter x-api-key.
    Security scheme example called AWS API Gateway, with the type Custom / API key and a string header.
  7. Click Save.


You have defined a security scheme which is compatible with AWS API Gateway. You can use it globally or on the resource or operation level.

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