AWS Lambda Power Tuning

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In this lesson, we're going to explain what AWS Lambda Power Tuning is, what it can do for you, and how to use it to optimize your AWS Lambda function’s cost and performance. 

Learning Objectives

By the end of this lesson, you will have a greater understanding of AWS Lambda Power Tuning, including: 

  • What this tool is and the benefit it provides

  • How to deploy AWS Lambda Power Tuning

  • How to use Lambda Power Tuning

Intended Audience

  • Those who are implementing and managing AWS Lambda functions

  • Users in roles such as software engineers and DevOps engineers


  • You should have an understanding of AWS Lambda. It’s important to understand the service, including what it is and does, before you dive into AWS Lambda Power Tuning

  • It will also be helpful to have a basic understanding of AWS Step Functions. For more information on this service, please see our existing content here: 

About the Author
Alana Layton, opens in a new tab
Sr. AWS Content Creator
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Alana Layton is an experienced technical trainer, technical content developer, and cloud engineer living out of Seattle, Washington. Her career has included teaching about AWS all over the world, creating AWS content that is fun, and working in consulting. She currently holds six AWS certifications. Outside of Cloud Academy, you can find her testing her knowledge in bar trivia, reading, or training for a marathon.

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