Glossary

Amazon Cognito

Amazon Cognito is a cloud-based identity and access management service provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS). It enables users to create and manage user identities, access controls, and permissions for their applications and resources.

Cognito allows users to authenticate and authorize users for their applications using a variety of methods, including social media accounts, enterprise directories, and multi-factor authentication. It also enables users to create and manage user groups and permissions to control access to their applications and resources.

Cognito integrates with other AWS services, to enable users to manage access to their resources from a single platform. It also includes features such as data synchronization and device tracking to enable users to manage their identities and access controls across multiple devices and platforms.

One of the key benefits of Cognito is its ability to handle the complexities of user authentication and authorization for applications and resources. It enables users to easily manage user identities and access controls, and integrates with other AWS services to enable users to manage access to their resources from a single platform.