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AWS IAM Create Instance Profile

Creates a new instance profile. An instance profile is a container for an AWS IAM (Identify and Access Management) role that you can use to pass role information to an EC2 instance when the instance starts.

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Detailed Description

This handler uses the AWS REST API to create a new instance profile. An instance profile is a container for an AWS IAM (Identify and Access Management) role that you can use to pass role information to an EC2 instance when the instance starts.

Parameters

Name Description
Instance Profile Name The name of the instance profile to create. No spaces allowed, alphanumeric characters and any of these '+=,.@_-' only.
Path The path to the instance profile (for more information see AWS IAM documentation on IAM Identifiers. If left blank it defaults to a slash (/).

Sample Configuration

Parameter Example Configuration
Instance Profile Name Dev_Instance_Profile_One
Path /path

Results

Name Description
Instance Profile Name Name of instance profile.
Instance Profile ID ID of instance profile.
Instance Profile ARN ARN of instance profile.
Instance Profile Path Path of instance profile.
Instance Profile Roles Roles of instance profile.
Instance Profile Create Date Create date of instance profile.

Change Log

Version Date Description
1 2017-08-31 * Initial version. See README for details.