Terraform aws get started


In this tutorial, we start to terraform AWS setup lab. Now, let’s go Terraform aws get started.

  • Create a new AWS free tier.
  • Setup MFA for the root user.
  • Create new Admin user and configure MFA.
  • Install and configure AWS CLI on Mac/Linux and Windows
  • Install Terraform

Create a new AWS free tier

Link here.

First, we create a new AWS free tier account. The email address would be the root user for this account.

Setup MFA for the root user.

Link IAM

Activate MFA as the picture below:

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Create Admin user and configure MFA

  • Do not use the root user for day-to-day work
  • Create new admin user and secure with MFA.

Install and configure AWS CLI on Mac/Linux and Windows

Install AWS CLI on MAC/Linux

Using bundled install on MAC/Linux

curl https://s3.amazonaws.com/aws-cli/awscli-bundle.zip -o "awscli-bundle.zip"
unzip awscli-bundle.zip
sudo ./awscli-bundle/install -I /usr/local/aws -b /usr/local/bin/aws
./awscli-bundle/install -h

Using pip on Mac/Linux

curl -O https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py
python3 get-pip.py -user
pip3 install awscli --upgrade -user
aws --version

Install AWS cli on Windows

Refer here:

AWS configure

aws configure --profile devopsroles-demo
AWS Secret Access Key [None]: fdfdfdfd43434dYlQ1il1xKNCnqwUvNHFSv41111
Default region name [None]:
Default output format [None]:

Install Terraform

Link download here: Download Terraform – Terraform by HashiCorp

After install Terraform.

C:\Users\HuuPV>terraform --version
Terraform v1.0.6
on windows_amd64

Your version of Terraform is out of date! The latest version
is 1.0.7. You can update by downloading from https://www.terraform.io/downloads.html


You have installed and configured Terraform AWS labs. I hope will this your helpful. Thank you for reading the DevopsRoles page! Terraform aws get started.

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