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.
 

Get Started with AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

Try AWS IAM

AWS IAM is available to AWS customers at no additional charge.

aws_iam_signin
How to set up an IAM user and sign in to the AWS Management Console using IAM credentials
aws_iam_roles_webinar
Best Practices for Using AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Roles
aws_iam_policy_summaries
How to Use AWS Identity and Access Management Policy Summaries
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IAM Policy Ninja
aws_iam_cross_acct_access
How to allow users or roles in a separate AWS account access to your AWS account
aws_iam_roles_ec2_running
How to assign an IAM role to a running EC2 instance