Get started quickly with AWS using the AWS SDK for C++. The SDK is a modern, open-source C++ library that makes it easy to integrate your C++ application with AWS services like Amazon S3, Amazon Kinesis, and Amazon DynamoDB.

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Client-Side Data Encryption for Amazon S3

This easy-to-use, client-side encryption mechanism helps improve the security of storing application data in Amazon S3. Since encryption and decryption is performed client side, the private encryption keys never leave the application.

Amazon S3 Transfer Manager

Through a simple API, the Amazon S3 TransferManager achieves enhanced throughput, performance, and reliability by making extensive use of multi-threaded Amazon S3 multipart uploads.

Broad Platform Coverage

Regularly built and tested on a variety of platforms including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android, and iOS.

CMake Support

Designed to work with CMake so that users can easily compile and link against the SDK, without the need to know about the SDK's dependency details. To find out more, see this blog post.

Customizable Memory Management

Plug in your own memory managers to customize how memory is allocated and deallocated. To learn more, see our user guide.

Complete, Up-to-date Coverage of AWS Services

Supports all public AWS services and is updated frequently to support the latest API changes.


Building High-Performance Native Cloud Apps In C++

reinvent_2015_cpp

This presentation delivered at AWS re:Invent 2015 introduces the AWS SDK for C++ and demonstrates various features of the SDK with code samples.