Top resources for developers

Amazon CloudFront documentation
Read our technical documentation which includes both the developer guide and the API reference

Lambda@Edge documentation
Learn about customizing content at the Edge with CloudFront and Lambda@Edge

Discussion forum
Join other developers and learn about CloudFront and Lambda@Edge

AWS Knowledge Center Videos

With the AWS Knowledge Center, you can find some of the most frequent questions and requests we receive from AWS customers.  Below you can find some videos that are specific to the content delivery network.

DDoS mitigation

How do I use Amazon CloudFront geo restriction to whitelist or blacklist a country to restrict or allow users in specific locations from accessing web content?

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Amazon CloudFront logs

How can I process Amazon CloudFront logs using Amazon Elasticsearch Service (Amazon ES)?

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See Others Build on AWS

With the 'This Is My Architecture' videos, you can learn about innovative cloud architectures from AWS partners and customers. Below are examples of customers using Amazon CloudFront.

Live Event Video Streaming at Channel 7

Learn about the architecture Channel 7 used to support the live video streaming of the Australian Open to millions of viewers and how it was done in a scalable and reliable manner using Amazon CloudFront and AWS Elemental.

Serverless Product Selection at Amazon Fresh

Learn how the Amazon Fresh team built a product selection workflow solution on AWS. This event-driven, serverless architecture leverages service such as Amazon CloudFront, AWS WAF, and AWS Lambda. 

Blog Posts & Articles

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Zuzanna Hartleb and Maciej Zawadzińsk
September 25, 2018
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Chanka Perera and Vasanth Kumararajan
September 19, 2018
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Jaiganesh Girinathan and Robert Breckinridge
September 10, 2018

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