FAQ

Q: Can I use an existing Amazon Kinesis stream as my source stream?

A: Yes. During initial deployment, you can specify an existing Amazon Kinesis stream as your source stream.

Q: Can I store my analyzed data?

A: Yes. You can choose an Amazon S3 bucket (default), an Amazon Redshift cluster, an Amazon Elasticsearch Service domain, or an existing Amazon Kinesis stream to store the analyzed data from your Amazon Kinesis source stream.

If you choose Amazon Redshift or Amazon Elasticsearch Service as the destination for your analyzed data, you must configure them to work with the Streaming Analytics Pipeline before you deploy the solution.

Q: Can I store my raw data?

A: Yes. The Streaming Analytics Pipeline gives you the option to decode, encrypt, and store raw streaming data in an Amazon S3 bucket.

Q: Can I deploy the Streaming Analytics Pipeline in any AWS Region?

A: Customers can deploy the Streaming Analytics Pipeline CloudFormation template only in AWS Regions where AWS Lambda and Amazon Kinesis Analytics are available. For more information, please see AWS service offerings by region.

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