ICYMI: Serverless Q2 2020

Welcome to the 10th edition of the AWS Serverless ICYMI (in case you missed it) quarterly recap. Every quarter, we share all of the most recent product launches, feature enhancements, blog posts, webinars, Twitch live streams, and other interesting things that you might have missed! In case you missed our Read more…

Weekly update 46

Hi, welcome to another weekly update, it’s been a busy few weeks for me so lots of things to catch you up on! Production-Ready Serverless workshop is back! My 4-week Production-Ready Serverless workshop is coming back in September. With an improved and more comprehensive curriculum based on student feedback from the last Read more…

How to retroactively encrypt existing objects in Amazon S3 using S3 Inventory, Amazon Athena, and S3 Batch Operations

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is an object storage service that offers industry-leading scalability, performance, security, and data availability. With Amazon S3, you can choose from three different server-side encryption configurations when uploading objects: SSE-S3 – uses Amazon S3-managed encryption keys SSE-KMS – uses customer master keys (CMKs) stored in Read more…

Are Lambda-to-Lambda calls really so bad?

If you utter the words “I call a Lambda function from another Lambda function” you might receive a bunch of raised eyebrows. It’s generally frowned up for some good reasons, but as with most things, there are nuances to this discussion. In most cases, a Lambda function is an implementation Read more…

Integrating Amazon EventBridge and Amazon ECS

This post is courtesy of Jakub Narloch, Senior Software Development Engineer. Today, AWS announced the support for Amazon API Gateway as an event target in Amazon EventBridge. This feature enables new integration scenarios for web applications and services. It allows customers to seamlessly connect their infrastructure, SaaS services, and APIs Read more…