Creating a Cognito Identity Pool

Cognito Identity Pools are used to provide AWS credentials via IAM roles to end-user applications. Since we’ll be integrating our Cognito deployment and users with other AWS services, we’ll go ahead and create this identity pool now.

High-Level Instructions

You will need to create a Cognito Identity Pool linked to the Cognito User Pool and app client ID you just created. Your application will not require un-authenticated users to access any AWS resources, so you do not need to enable access to unauthenticated identities.

Step-by-step instructions (expand for details)