Beginner's guide to AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

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In this Guided Project, you will:

You will get a real time experience of enabling Cross account access, to create an Identity provider and to access AWS account via AWS CLI.

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
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In this 2-hours long project-based course, you will learn how to . Create IAM Identities using AWS Console and CLI . Enable ' Cross account access' . Create ' Identity Provider' in AWS By the end of this course, you will get a good understanding of what AWS IAM is and all we can do using IAM.

Skills you will develop

aws associateDevOps adminCybersecurityCloud developersAWS Cloud admin

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to IAM, how to secure AWS Account by enabling Multi Factor Authentication

  2. Create IAM User

  3. Create IAM Group

  4. Create Custom managed Policy

  5. Create Role for AWS Services

  6. Enable Cross Account Access.

  7. Create 'Access Keys' and accessing AWS Account using CLI

  8. Create 'Identity Provider'

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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