Step by step walkthrough to creating an AWS CodePipeline to automatically build and deploy CloudFormation Stacks on every code commit to a branch.
How to make use of the AWS Systems Manager Parameter Store as a repository for configuration data and how to reference the store in Cloudformation Stacks or in Lambda code.
Demonstrating how to create an AWS customer managed KMS – Key Management Service – Key for encryption/decryption needs from both the console and by defining one in a cloudformation template.
How to use AppSync’s NONE data source type with a passthrough Local Resolver to trigger GraphQL subscriptions without actually mutating data in a real data source.
How to use AWS EventBridge with Python, Lambda and Cloudformation to build a serverless event based system to send emails, texts and push notifications based on an event type.
How to send SMS texts with AWS SNS using Python and the boto3 SDK and cloudformation to define the Lambda.
How to define an AppSync Lambda Resolver with Python and Cloudformation.
Setting up a serverless cloudformation project to build and deploy a Python Lambda that uses boto3 using the AWS SAM CLI.
How to front the AWS generated AppSync API endpoint with a custom domain name using Cloudformation.
How to use AWS Cloudformation to restrict access to an API Gateway by creating an IP whitelist defined in an IAM policy.