Pawan Puthran is a Serverless Specialist at Amazon Web Services (AWS). He specializes in AWS Serverless technology like AWS Lambda, API Gateway, SQS, SNS & AWS AppSync. He has been an AWS user since 2015 and has architected and implemented many scalable backend systems running on AWS. He also holds an expertise on Serverless Observability, Operations and helps his customers, build highly scalable, reliable, cost-effective cloud based applications. Pawan has spoken at various public conferences a... morend is a regular speaker at AWS User Meetup groups. In his free time, Pawan enjoys heading to the beach with his family or doing science experiments with his son
You’ll review the existing resources in your AWS account. You’ll also test the Lambda function to check the connectivity to the RDS Database.
Update Lambda Function Execution Role
You’ll learn how to update the Lambda function IAM role to allow the Lambda service to create and delete Elastic Network Interfaces (ENI)
Create and update Security Groups
You’ll learn to create a new security group to allow traffic on MySQL port 3306 from the Lambda function to the RDS Database. You’ll also update the security group on the RDS Database to allow incoming traffic from the Lambda function.
Configure the Lambda Function to Connect to a VPC
You’ll learn to configure the Lambda function to connect to a VPC. You’ll also test the Lambda function and query the RDS Database.
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!
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Basic understanding of Identity and Access Management (IAM) , roles and permissions.