AWS Elemental MediaTailor
User Guide

Step 1: Create Policies

Create two policies for MediaTailor: one to provide read/write access, and one to provide read-only access. Perform these steps one time only for each policy.

To create policies for MediaTailor

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the IAM console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/iam/.

  2. Use your Administrator user credentials to sign in to the IAM console.

  3. In the navigation pane of the console, choose Policies, and then choose Create policy.

  4. Choose the JSON tab and paste the following policy:

    { "Version": "2012-10-17", "Statement": [ { "Effect": "Allow", "Action": "mediatailor:*", "Resource": "*" } ] }

    This policy allows all actions on all resources in MediaTailor.

  5. Choose Review policy.

  6. On the Review policy page, for Name, type MediaTailorAllAccess, and then choose Create policy.

  7. On the Policies page, repeat the steps in this section to create a read-only policy. Use the following policy and call it MediaTailorReadOnlyAccess:

    { "Version": "2012-10-17", "Statement": [ { "Effect": "Allow", "Action": [ "mediatailor:GetPlaybackConfiguration", "mediatailor:ListPlaybackConfigurations" ], "Resource": "*" } ] }