Monday, May 20, 2019

AWS Lambda Layer for Python package requests

In my previous post, I made a layer for pymysql to access an RDS from Lambda. In this post, I will show...

Set Retention for CloudWatch Logs

Amazon provides us with CloudWatch logs to monitor, store and access log from various AWS services like, EC2 instances, Route 53, RDS,...

Schedule run of Step Function

In a previous post here I described how to start a server and set it's DNS record. In this case, I had...

AWS Launch Templates

Launch Templates is a new capability from AWS that allows one to launch servers for an Auto Scale group, Spot Fleet and...

Pass db credentials to Lambda using Parameter Store

If you are connecting to a RDS server from Lambda using native authentication method then you have to store user and password...

AWS Lambda Layer example in python

Lambda Layers was one of the most exciting news out of AWS re:Invent 2018 for me. Using layers it is now possible...