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Automate SES Notifications Based on EC2 Instance State Change

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through creating EC2 instances and a lambda function that will send an email notification to the user about the instance's state. We will test it in the AWS management console.

  2. Duration: 45 minutes

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

Architecture Diagram

Task Details

  1. Log into the AWS Management Console.

  2. Create an IAM Role.

  3. Launching two EC2 Instances.

  4. Create an Email verifier using SES.

  5. Verify the Email Address.

  6. Create a Lambda function.

  7. Configure a Test Event

  8. Create the EventBridge Event.

  9. Testing the Lambda Function

  10. Validation of the lab