Tim Permissions

Here's some background on the limited IAM role required to use Tim.

You can connect with Tim securely in about 5-10 minutes.

  • Send data without agents

  • Connect any AWS account (including Sub Accounts)

  • You have full control over what data is sent

  • Access to limited metrics and the AWS Cost and Usage Report

  • Done via a 3rd party IAM Role

Here are some things you should know about the Roles we require:

  • Tim does not become a User within your AWS account.

  • The Role is not authorized to add or modify any code.

  • Tim's event listener is registered to yours so we can listen to specific events.

  • The Role itself is an identity that has the required permissions.

  • The Role is not authorized to read data or even the log files.

  • The Role is not authorized to perform actions