Decoupling Architectures in AWS with SQS

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This lesson explores and introduces you to the concepts of decoupled architectures within AWS using the Amazon Simple Queue Service.

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Lesson Objectives

The objectives of this lesson are:

  • To establish an understanding of what decoupled architecture is
  • To learn the foundations of Amazon SQS and how it is used in a decoupled environment

Intended Audience

This lesson has been designed for architects who are looking to design and implement best practice solutions by utilizing services in a decoupled environment.


To get the most from this lesson, it would be beneficial to have a basic awareness of what AWS is, in addition to understanding general infrastructure and application architectures, although this is not essential.


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