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Solutions Architect – Professional Certification Preparation for AWS
course-steps 45 certification 5 lab-steps 19 quiz-steps 5 description 2
Certified Developer – Associate Certification Preparation for AWS
course-steps 27 certification 5 lab-steps 22 description 2
Getting Started with Serverless Computing on AWS
course-steps 8 certification 1 lab-steps 9


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The first steps in creating a serverless function are generally creating a REST interface to allow clients to interact with your backend services. In this course, we step through creating an API using the AWS API Gateway service. 


Hello and welcome to course two in the Getting Started With Serverless Computing learning path. In this course, we're going to create a RESTful Application Programming Interface using the API Gateway service. We are going to define a model for that API. We're going to define the resources for that model. And we're gonna add a method that clients can use to access the resources that are presented in it. Alright, if you're ready, let's get started.

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Andrew is an AWS certified professional who is passionate about helping others learn how to use and gain benefit from AWS technologies. Andrew has worked for AWS and for AWS technology partners Ooyala and Adobe.  His favorite Amazon leadership principle is "Customer Obsession" as everything AWS starts with the customer. Passions around work are cycling and surfing, and having a laugh about the lessons learnt trying to launch two daughters and a few start ups.