AWS for DevOps
Getting Started Guide

Step 1: Set Up to Access Participating Services

In this step, you will set up user access to AWS services used in this walkthrough. Specifically, you will:

  1. Create an AWS account and, optionally, an administrative IAM user in the account.

  2. Use the root account or an administrative user in the account to create an IAM group and IAM user for use with this walkthrough.

  3. Attach AWS service access permissions to the new group.

  4. Add the new user to the new group.

  5. Sign in to the AWS Management Console with the new user's credentials.

Start with Step 1.1: Create an Account.