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2700759 - How to get Host Key to establish SSH connection between SAP Cloud Integration and SFTP Server


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



  • SAP Cloud Integration
  • SAP Integration Suite


Cloud Integration all versions ; SAP Integration Suite 1.0


SAP Cloud Integration, SAP Integration Suite, SAP Cloud Platform Integration, Cloud Platform Integration, SAP CPI, CPI, SCPI, HANA Cloud Integration, HCI, SAP HCI, tenant, iFlow, Integration Flow, SFTP, Public Key, Host Key, SSH, known_hosts, Connectivity Test, SAP Cloud Integration , KBA , LOD-HCI-PI-CON-SOAP , SOAP Adapter , How To

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