In our series about building AWS APIs, we've covered a lot of ground around learning the AWS ecosystem. Now that we're all feeling a bit more comfortable, it may be time to let everybody in on the world's worst-kept secret:
Use Python and MySQL to Build an Endpoint
Now that you know your way around API Gateway, you have the power to create vast collections of endpoints. If only we could get those endpoints to actually receive and return some stuff.
We'll create a GET function which will
Building APIs: The final frontier of cool-stuff-to-do-in-AWS
Forcefully use the Pandas library in your AWS Lambda functions
In one corner we have Pandas: Python's beloved data analysis library. In the other, AWS: the unstoppable cloud provider we're obligated to use for all eternity. We should have know this day would come.
While not the prettiest workflow, uploaded
Using AWS API Gateway to create serverless APIs
There comes a surreal moment in nearly every profession in which perspective is violently forced into our own self-awareness. People with cooler jobs probably have that moment when they save their first patient, or launch their first rocket. For me,
Spinning up a standalone MySQL Database with Amazon
Last time we became familiar with the handiwork of setting up MySQL locally, navigating databases via command line, and exposing your database to external access. While badass, it has come to my attention that most people don't bother doing things