AWS Field Notes

Account Enrollment

Enroll existing AWS accounts into AWS Control Tower

Note: Updated in August 2020 with new prechecks to the account enrollment script. Since the launch of AWS Control Tower, customers have been asking for the ability to deploy AWS Control Tower in their existing AWS Organizations and to extend governance to those accounts in their organization. We are happy to announce that you can […]

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Enabling guardrails in new AWS Regions the AWS Control Tower supports

Note: Updated in November 2020 to support additional five regions (Canada, Frankfurt, Stockholm, London, Singapore) that AWS Control Tower supports now. Though the blog content refers to Sydney region, the instructions provided below are applicable to the new supported regions as well. For the first time since the launch of AWS Control Tower, we are […]

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Improve governance and business agility using AWS Management and Governance videos

Curious to find solutions for managing your business on AWS? We always look at different ways to better serve our customers. One of the ways is to offer you video-based hands-on solutions addressing the common challenges faced by enterprises in managing and governing their AWS environments. Here’s a summary of videos published in the AWS […]

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Launch Amazon Elasticsearch Service with Amazon Cognito User Pools

To get started with Amazon Elasticsearch Service (Amazon ES), you must have a concept for authentication and authorization for your search cluster. In addition to an IP-based access policy or a proxy server to protect your search cluster, you can leverage AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) with Amazon Cognito User Pools to authenticate and authorize users. You […]

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