# Getting Started with the Baselime CLI

Welcome to the Baselime CLI! This guide will help you get up and running with the CLI so you can start using Baselime to gain visibility into your serverless architecture.

# Prerequisites

Before you can use the Baselime CLI, you'll need to:

  1. Install the Baselime CLI. See the installation instructions for more details.
  2. Connect your AWS Account to Baselime. See the quick start guide for instructions on how to do this.

# First Steps

Once you have the Baselime CLI installed and your AWS Account connected, you're ready to start using Baselime! Here are a few commands to get you started:

  • baselime iam: displays information about the current user logged in to the CLI.
  • baselime query: Run a query against your telemetry data to find specific events or metrics.
  • baselime tail: Stream all of the events ingested into Baselime in real-time.

# Next Steps

Now that you've gotten your feet wet with the Baselime CLI, you can learn more about the other commands and features available. Here are a few places to start:

  • Check out the CLI reference for a full list of available commands and their options.