AWS Cognito is Amazon's sign on and authentication service. It lets you create sign ons and control the access level to the AWS resources.

Cognito Types

AWS Cognito lets you create User Pools or Identity Pools

Cognito in Visual Studio

Here are the various Congito items in Visual Studio

Cognito User Pools

Here we can create the user sign ups for used in Apps

Cognito Identity Pools

Here we can create sign ups for use on other AS services. And we can also use other Public Authentication services, such as those provided by Facebook or Google+

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