AWS Developer Blog

Time-to-Live Support in Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon DynamoDB recently added Time-to-Live (TTL) support, a way to automatically delete expired items from your DynamoDB table. This blog post discusses this feature, how it’s exposed in the AWS SDK for .NET, and how you can take advantage of it. Using Time-to-Live At a high-level, you configure TTL by choosing a particular attribute on […]

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Client Constructors Now Deprecated in the AWS SDK for Java

A couple of weeks ago you might have noticed that the 1.11.84 version of the AWS SDK for Java included several deprecations – the most notable being the deprecation of the client constructors. Historically, you’ve been able to create a service client as shown here. AmazonSNS sns = new AmazonSNSClient(); This mechanism is now deprecated […]

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AWS Toolkit for Eclipse: Support for Creating Maven Projects for AWS, Lambda, and Serverless Applications

I’m glad to announce that you can now leverage the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse to create Maven projects for AWS, Lambda, and serverless applications now. If you’re new to using the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse to create a Lambda application, you can see the Lambda plugin for more information. If you’re not familiar with serverless applications, see the Serverless Application Model […]

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Preview of the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio 2017

Today we released a preview of our AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio that includes support for the release candidate (RC) version of Visual Studio 2017. Because this Visual Studio release contains some significant changes for extension developers, we’re making this preview available in advance of the formal release. We highly encourage you to pass along […]

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Assume AWS IAM Roles with MFA Using the AWS SDK for Go

AWS SDK for Go v1.7.0 added the feature allowing your code to assume AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles with Multi Factor Authentication (MFA). This feature allows your applications to easily support users assuming IAM roles with MFA token codes with minimal setup and configuration. IAM roles enable you to manage granular permissions for a specific role or task, instead of applying those […]

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Chalice Version 0.6.0 is Now Available

The latest preview version of Chalice, our microframework for Python serverless application development, now includes a couple of commonly requested features: Customizing the HTTP response. A new Response class, chalice.Response, enables you to customize the HTTP response by specifying the status code, body, and a mapping of HTTP headers to return. The tutorial in the […]

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Cross-Platform Text-to-Speech for C++ with Amazon Polly

Amazon Polly launched at re:invent 2016. Because C++ allows us direct access to sound drivers, we decided to try using Amazon Polly for cross-platform text-to-speech applications. The result of our experiment is the new text-to-speech library for the AWS SDK for C++. Let’s look at some Code Examples. List available output devices #include <aws/core/Aws.h> #include […]

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Automating the Deployment of Encrypted Web Services with the AWS SDK for PHP (Part 2)

In the first post of this series, we focused on how to use Amazon Route 53 for domain registration and use Amazon Certificate Manager (ACM) to create SSL certificates. With our newly registered domain available for use, we can proceed to deploy and configure the services we need to host the www.dev-null.link website across an […]

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AWS SDK for Go Adds Error Code Constants

The AWS SDK for Go v1.6.19 release adds generated constants for all modeled service response error codes. These constants improve discoverability of the error codes that a service can return, and reduce the chance of typos that can cause errors to be handled incorrectly. You can find the new error code constants within each of the SDK’s service client […]

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