AWS IAM: Identity Access Management

With AWS Identity Access Management (IAM), you are empowered to manage secure access to your AWS resources with users, groups, and permissions. It is free to use, and helps you manage user access to your computing, storage, data base, and application services. IAM access and permissions are global; the access you set for a user … Continue reading AWS IAM: Identity Access Management

Security 101 for AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam

Security is 24% of the Certified Cloud Practitioner Exam. Even though it is only the 3rd out of 4 domains in terms of percentage of the exam, it's still worth becoming comfortable with the Shared Responsibility Model and the various ways AWS helps to protect your infrastructure. Securing the Cloud is a very important part … Continue reading Security 101 for AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam

AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards

It's important to know the details of what each service is.  But at the same time, it helps to know a simple phrase to trigger your memory as a complete newbie.  So I've created this AWS Mnemonics page to help you remember key features and facts. Especially when there are half a dozen services that … Continue reading AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards