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Using an S3 bucket event to trigger a Lambda function to send an Email notification

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through creating an S3 bucket and triggering a lambda function to send an email notification to a user. This will happen each time we upload or delete an S3 object. We will test it in the AWS management console.

  2. Duration: 1 hour

  3. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1


  1. Log in to the AWS Management Console.

  2. Create an IAM Role.

  3. Create an S3 bucket.

  4. Upload objects to the S3 bucket.

  5. Create an SES Email address.

  6. Verify the Email address.

  7. Create a Lambda function.

  8. Test the lab.

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