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Introduction to Developing AWS Lambdas in Java

by Richard Monson-Haefel

This course teaches you to develop and deploy fully functional AWS Lambda functions in the language you know and love.

What you'll learn

At the core of AWS Lambda is a thorough knowledge of developing and deploying functions. In this course, Introduction to Developing AWS Lambdas in Java, you’ll learn how to develop and deploy AWS Lambda functions in Java. First, you’ll see how to create an AWS developer account, set up the development environment, and code Lambda functions in Java. Next, you’ll explore how to set up and access S3 from your functions and exchange data using JSON-to-Pojo mapping. Finally, you’ll discover how to use the AWS API Gateway to deploy Lambda functions as RESTful web services. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of AWS Lambda that will help you as you move forward to developing your own Lambda functions in Java.

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About the author

Richard has more than 26 years of experience as a professional software developer and architect. He has written five books on enterprise Java including EJB, JMS, web services, and software architecture. He has served on the JCP executive committee and multiple expert groups is the co-founder of OpenEJB and Apache Geronimo, was a Sr. Analyst for Burton Group (aka Gartner), and is a celebrated public speaker.

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