Get started with AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM).

AWS IAM helps you manage access to your AWS resources. Using IAM, you can manage who can use your AWS resources (authentication) and what resources they can use and in what ways (authorization).

Getting started with AWS IAM is easy. You can use the resources below to learn how to setup IAM.

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Become an IAM policy master in 60 minutes or less (55:35)
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How to set up an IAM user and sign in to the AWS Management Console using IAM credentials (9:14)
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How to Use AWS Identity and Access Management policy summaries (2:50)

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