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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

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Task Details

  1. Log into the AWS Management Console.

  2. Create an IAM Role.

  3. Create two EC2 Instances.

  4. Create an SES Email address.

  5. Verify the Email address.

  6. Create a Lambda function.

  7. Create a Cloudwatch Event.

  8. Test the Lab.