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    Create an admin user with IAM and configure AWS CLI to enable programmatic access to AWS


    In order to use various AWS solutions (such as AWS SAM or AWS CDK) we need to be able to connect our local environment to "the cloud".

    In this quick lesson we're going to learn how to:

    • create a brand new user for our AWS account
    • create a new IAM Group with AdministratorAccess policy
    • add a user to a newly created group
    • configure AWS CLI (if you don't have AWS CLI installed, please follow this guide)
    • delete an IAM User