Tag AWS resources to improve reporting

CloudFormation Administrators can categorize and assign metatdata to Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources by tagging them.

Before you begin

Role required: cloud_admin, aws_admin


  1. Navigate to Amazon AWS Cloud > Administration > Tags.
  2. Click New and then enter a Name for the tag.
  3. Select the category type.
    Note: You can perform bulk tagging or generate missing tag reports only with standard category tags.
  4. Select the table that is used to bulk-tag Amazon resources.
  5. Select Mandatory to require tagging for the selected table.
  6. Enter a description for the tag.
  7. Click Submit.