Amazon Web Services (AWS) – Free Tier Account Set up
Amazon Web Service(AWS) is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform, offering over 200 fully featured services from data centers globally. Millions of customers including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies are using AWS to lower costs, become more agile, and innovate faster. AWS offers new subscribers a 12-month free tier to get hands-on experience with all AWS cloud services.
Steps to Creating a Free Tier AWS Account:
Step 1: Open https://portal.aws.amazon.com/billing/signup#/start/email in any browser, then enter your mail address and AWS account name. Click on “Verify Email Address”.
Step 2: Enter the verification code received in the email address entered and click on ‘Verify’.
Step 3: Enter the Root user Password and Confirm the Root user Password, then click on ‘Continue (step 1 of 5)’.
Step 4: Select ‘Personal – for your own projects’ and fill in the details including the full name, contact number, country or region, and address for communication, and then click on ‘Continue (Step 2 of 5)’.
Step 5: Now in this step enter the Billing Information, and then click on ‘Verify and Continue.
Step 6: Confirm your identity by entering your mobile number or email address. You will receive a verification code which you have to enter to confirm your identity.
Step 7: Select the support plan. For Free Tier, we have to select ‘Basic Support: Free’. Finally, the AWS account has been created and is ready for implementation.