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AWS Lambda Layers Tutorial

aws lambda layers tutorial

In AWS re:Invent 2018, AWS have launched a great feature called Layers in the Lambda service.  Layers let you deploy custom runtime along with additional code/package, which can be further used/imported in the lambda function. It let you keep the deployment package small. A layer can be used within multiple lambda function, hence you can […]

AWS: Syntax Analysis with AWS Comprehend and Lambda

aws syntax analysis comprehend lambda

It’s been a while since, AWS have announced Syntax Analysis feature in the AWS Comprehend service. A quick intro on AWS Comprehend service from documentation “Amazon Comprehend uses natural language processing (NLP) to extract insights about the content of documents. Amazon Comprehend processes any text file in UTF-8 format. It develops insights by recognizing the […]

AWS Lambda: Execute lambda asynchronously / parallel

AWS Lambda: Execute lambda asynchronously / parallel

AWS Lambda is a great micro-service to run code without managing servers with the scalable solution with few to thousands requests per second. Well, this great service comes with some limitations. One of the big limitation is the 5 Minutes execution time out window. Well, this limitation can be overcome by tweaks. Read more on […]