Your First AWS Lambda Function In VS Code - 10 Minute Tutorial - For Beginners

❗️ In this video, we will develop and deploy a Lambda Function LOCALLY in VS Code using the AWS Toolkit Extension.

🧠 Developing locally speeds up the development cycle drastically.

If you’ve tried to make a Lambda Function for more than 5 minutes you’ve run into the problem of how to actually develop and debug it. You probably tried to use the IDE in the AWS console, but quickly realized there are some drawbacks.

The good news is that thanks to the AWS toolkit extension it’s actually really easy to develop Lambda functions in VS code then deploy them.


TIMESTAMPS:
0:00​ Intro
0:10 How I Use Lambda
0:25 The Problem
1:21 Download AWS Toolkit
2:43 Create Lambda Function
4:32 Test
5:20 Deploy To AWS
7:09 Test In AWS
9:05 Conclusion


WHO AM I: I’m Dylan, a Cloud Engineer living in Oregon. I use my background in tech to make videos about technology that enables and grows businesses.


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Your First AWS Lambda Function In VS Code - 10 Minute Tutorial - For Beginners