AWS Authentication

Learn how to do AWS authentication using AWS CLI and save our AWS secret keys to environment variables.

AWS account

The _access key ID_ and the _secret access key_ are the two main authenticators required for this chapter. We’re assuming that we already have these, and they’ll be stored in environment variables to construct a file that we’ll be able to source whenever we need those keys.

Note: If you don’t have the keys or an AWS account, please follow the steps in this lesson.

Get hands-on with 1200+ tech skills courses.