Speed up Queries with Amazon DynamoDB Accelerator (DAX)
In this lab, you'll practice using Amazon DynamoDB Accelerator. When you're finished with this lab, you'll have created a DAX cluster, connected a Lambda function to it, and used CloudWatch metrics to monitor the cluster.
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Create the DAX Cluster
Create a subnet group and DAX cluster.
Use the DAX Service in the AWS SDK
Update a Lambda function to use the DAX client and cluster instead of the normal DynamoDB client.
Monitor with CloudWatch Metrics and Alarms
View DAX CloudWatch Metrics, and create CloudWatch alarms.
Provided environment for hands-on practice
We will provide the credentials and environment necessary for you to practice right within your browser.
Follow along with the author’s guided walkthrough and build something new in your provided environment!
Did you know?
On average, you retain 75% more of your learning if you get time for practice.
- Experience with DynamoDB