The Definitive Guide to AWS Application Integration: With Amazon SQS, SNS, SWF and Step Functions
Build reliable, asynchronous, and distributed applications using message queuing and task orchestration capabilities of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Application Integration. This book prepares you to build distributed applications and administrators, and manage queues, workflows, and state machines.
You’ll start by reviewing key AWS prerequisite services such as EC2, Lambda, S3, DynamoDB, CloudWatch, and IAM. Simple Queue Service (SQS) and SNS Simple Notification Service (SNS) are then covered to show how applications interact with each other in a reliable and resilient fashion. Next, workflow building with (Simple Workflow Service (SWF) for orchestration of tasks is explained and in the final chapter learn the techniques for building a state using Step Functions, Simple Workflow Service along with Flow Framework.