Working with SQS and SNS: AWS with Python and Boto3 Series [Video]

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  • You'll be able to implement your own SQS Queues in any kind!
  • You'll be able to implement Regular, FIFO, and Dead-Letter Queues on SQS!
  • You'll be able to implement SNS Topics and Subscriptions!
  • You'll be able to implement SMS, Email, and SQS Queue Subscriptions to SNS Topics!
  • You'll learn how you can send any kind of messages to your SQS Queues and SNS Subscribers!
  • You'll be able to implement any sort of infrastructure with SQS and SNS on AWS with Python!

In this course, we’ll start with what we’ll build throughout the course and what you need to have on your computer to follow along with me. We’ll cover what you need to install and setup on your computer to work with S3. Then, we’ll install Python, Boto3, and configure your environment for these tools. When we’re done with preparing our environment to work for AWS with Python and Boto3, we’ll start implementing our solutions for AWS.

We’ll first go ahead with the following topics:

  • FIFO or First-In-First-Out Queues on SQS
  • Dead-Letter Queue and then bind to our Main Queue to allow messages to keep coming in case of a failure
  • Message operations on SQS
  • Creating SNS Topics
  • Using SNS Topic Subscriptions
  • Email Subscription to an SNS Topic
  • learn SMS Subscriptions for SNS Topics
  • Publish messages to SNS Topic Subscribers

Again, SQS and SNS are amazing services from AWS and there are hundreds of ways you can make use of them. Let’s not lose more time and jump right into the implementation with SQS and SNS. People who are passionate and want to learn SQS and SNS will benefit from this course.

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Style and Approach

This course will emphasize on a step-by-step approach to teach you about SQS and SNS.

  • You'll learn how to code against AWS API using Python and Boto3!
  • You'll be confident to work with AWS APIs using Python for any kind of AWS Resource on SQS and SNS!
Course Length 2 hours 53 minutes
ISBN 9781838642297
Date Of Publication 28 Feb 2019


Niyazi Erdogan

Niyazi Erdoğan - AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Software Engineer He is a software engineer and AWS Certified Solutions Architect with over ten years of experience in various fields. He is living in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Istanbul. He is a self-taught programmer and has been programming since he was in middle-school. His experience ranges from embedded development to server-side and client-side development technologies. He started his career while he was only a student as a Java Developer in healthcare industry as a private contractor. Then he moved in to the largest telecommunication company of Turkey which is Turkcell. After several years and various different positions at Turkcell, he moved in to Portugal and worked for another large telecommunication company for several years with Java technologies. After the telecommunication industry experience and several different experiences, he joined one of the largest companies of its sectors which is Siemens. He currently works at Siemens working with various Java and Cloud technologies. Besides his day job, he really enjoy's developing software with lots of different technologies. On the other hand, he loves to follow tech conferences and blogs about latest technologies and tools.