Administering Identity Federation for AWS

Identity Federation for AWS is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) integration app that provides Temporary AWS Security Credentials to Atlassian groups and enables access control to AWS Resources via Identity and Access Management (IAM) Policies – from a technical perspective it implements an Identity Broker/Token Vendor that uses the Atlassian Authentication System (Crowd) to Grant Access to AWS Resources. Administering the app comprises regular app maintenance as well as AWS integration and resource management.

Administration

Maintaining the app

The following topics are applicable to regular app maintenance:

Managing AWS resources

The following topics are applicable to AWS resource management:

Configuring an AWS connector

Refer to Configuring an AWS connector for details.

Configuring advanced scenarios

The following topics are applicable to advanced scenarios only:

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)