Amazon CloudFront
Developer Guide (API Version 2016-09-29)

Accessing CloudFront

You can access Amazon CloudFront in the following ways:

  • AWS Management Console – The procedures throughout this guide explain how to use the AWS Management Console to perform tasks.

  • AWS SDKs – If you're using a programming language that AWS provides an SDK for, you can use an SDK to access CloudFront. SDKs simplify authentication, integrate easily with your development environment, and provide access to CloudFront commands. For more information, see Tools for Amazon Web Services.

  • CloudFront API – If you're using a programming language that an SDK isn't available for, see the Amazon CloudFront API Reference for information about API actions and about how to make API requests.

  • AWS Command Line Interface – For more information, see Getting Set Up with the AWS Command Line Interface in the AWS Command Line Interface User Guide.

  • AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell – For more information, see Setting up the AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell in the AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell User Guide.