Month: July 2017

SQS Benchmark (with large messages)

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS) is a scalable and fully managed message queuing service that allows users to transmit any amount of data through the web without administrative responsibility. Recently, I tried to evaluate whenever the SQS service will fit my needs for a design I'm working on. My interest was getting information regarding … Continue reading SQS Benchmark (with large messages)


Serverless On-call duty notifier – Part 2

In the previous blog post, I've described how to build a simple SMS notification system using DynamoDB, SNS and AWS Lambda. In this post, I'll show how to change it in order to allow each user to choose whenever he wants to get SMS notification, Email notification or nothing at all. First of all we … Continue reading Serverless On-call duty notifier – Part 2