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Category: AWS IAM Identity Center

Use new account assignment APIs for AWS SSO to automate multi-account access

September 28, 2022: In July 2022, we renamed AWS Single Sign-On to AWS IAM Identity Center. In this blog, you will notice that we preserved backward compatibility with API calls and CLI scripts by retaining the API and CLI namespaces that were used under AWS Single Sign-On. September 12, 2022: This blog post has been […]

How to bulk import users and groups from CSV into AWS IAM Identity Center

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. When you connect an external identity provider (IdP) to AWS IAM Identity Center using Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) 2.0 standard, you must create […]

On-Demand SCIM provisioning of Azure AD to AWS IAM Identity Center with PowerShell

September 20, 2022: We updated the link to the GitHub repository. September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. February 14, 2022: We updated this post to include a link to an […]

Get ready for upcoming changes in the AWS IAM Identity Center user sign-in process

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. October 21, 2020: This post has been updated to reflect the change in date for updates to AWS IAM Identity Center sign-in process from […]

How to use G Suite as an external identity provider for AWS SSO

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. May 4, 2021: AWS IAM Identity Center (IAM Identity Center) currently does not support G Suite as an identity provider for automatic provisioning of […]

How to enable secure access to Kibana using AWS IAM Identity Center

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. September 9, 2021: Amazon Elasticsearch Service has been renamed to Amazon OpenSearch Service. See details. Note from March 18, 2020: The Amazon ES domain […]

How to automate SAML federation to multiple AWS accounts from Microsoft Azure Active Directory

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. December 2, 2019: Since the author wrote this post, AWS Single Sign On (AWS IAM Identity Center) has launched native features that simplify using […]

How to create and manage users within AWS IAM Identity Center

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. AWS IAM Identity Center is a cloud service that allows you to grant your users access to AWS resources, such as Amazon EC2 instances, […]

How to retrieve short-term credentials for CLI use with AWS IAM Identity Center

September 12, 2022: This blog post has been updated to reflect the new name of AWS Single Sign-On (SSO) – AWS IAM Identity Center. Read more about the name change here. IAM Identity Center May 23, 2022: This blog post is out of date. Please refer here for current info: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/userguide/cli-configure-sso.html Today, AWS made it […]