The AmazonKinesis connection is a Messaging connection. Use the AmazonKinesis connection to access Amazon Kinesis Stream as source or Amazon Kinesis Firehose as target. You can create and manage an AmazonKinesis connection in the Developer tool or through infacmd.
When you configure an AmazonKinesis connection, you configure the following properties:
Type of service.
Access keys (access key ID and secret access key) to interact with Amazon Web Services.
Region that hosts the service that you are trying to use.