Configuring a Cognito pool

Let's start with configuring a Cognito pool. We use the Cognito service to seamlessly authenticate and verify the user:

  1. Got to your AWS console
  2. Select Mobile Hub. Mobile hub lets you create a Cognito pool very easily and quickly (you could use a normal Cognito pool as well). It will display a list of any apps you have already created. Select Add new app/Create.
  3. Create a project is the first option. Enter your project name. It could be ServerlessWithKotlin.
  4. Select the platform on which you want to integrate. We have chosen Android for this book:

  1. Download the configuration file and keep somewhere you can easily ...

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