Using AWS Identity Federation to Simplify Access at Scale

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This lesson covers AWS Identity Federation including what it is, some of the AWS services that can be involved in federation, and also highlight some scenarios where you might want to implement it.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn what Identity Federation is
  • Learn about the AWS services that can be used with it
  • Understand how it's implemented

Intended Audience

This lesson is intended for anyone who wants to learn what AWS Identity Federation is and how it's used.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of AWS IAM and the AWS platform in general.

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