Sample C# Windows application for Amazon SQS and Amazon EC2

Sample Code & Libraries>Sample C# Windows application for Amazon SQS and Amazon EC2
Community Contributed Software

  • Amazon Web Services provides links to these packages as a convenience for our customers, but software not authored by an "@AWS" account has not been reviewed or screened by AWS.
  • Please review this software to ensure it meets your needs before using it.

Sample code that accompanies the " Stock Quote Example: Using Amazon SQS for Scale" article.

Details

Submitted By: Joel@AWS
AWS Products Used: Amazon SQS
Language(s): C#
License: Apache License 2.0
Created On: December 13, 2008 1:01 AM GMT
Last Updated: December 13, 2008 1:22 AM GMT
Download

About This Sample

The client portion of the sample is relatively straightforward — the user specifies a list of stock symbols, and the application retrieves quotes for these symbols from a financial web service.

This sample is provided to show two perspectives. First, how using SQS yields a great deal of reliability and scalability with a minimum amount of effort. Second, we will see how SQS has been encapsulated into a Microsoft Visual Studio component, which integrates SQS with the rapid application development nature of Visual Studio and facilitates easy re-use.

Based on the 2008-01-01 API version of SQS.

Prerequisites

  • You must have a valid Amazon Web Services developer account.
  • You must be signed up to use SQS.
  • Requires Visual Studio C# 2008

Running the Sample

See the related article, "Stock Quote Example: Using Amazon SQS for Scale" for more information.

©2014, Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates. All rights reserved.