hands-on lab

Processing File Uploads Asynchronously with Amazon EventBridge

Up to 1h 30m
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Amazon EventBridge is a serverless event bus from AWS. It enables sophisticated event-driven architectures where system components interact and respond with each other asynchronously.

Learning how to use Amazon EventBridge will make you more effective at deploying complex systems in the public AWS cloud.

In this hands-on lab, you will use Amazon EventBridge to asynchronously convert a document file uploaded to an Amazon S3 bucket.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this beginner level lab, you will be able to:

  • Create a new Amazon EventBridge rule
  • Configure an EventBridge rule to transform event data
  • Test your rule
  • See how to monitor your rule

Intended Audience

  • Candidates for AWS certification
  • Cloud Architects
  • Data Engineers
  • DevOps Engineers


Familiarity with the following will be beneficial but is not required:

  • Amazon EventBridge
  • Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • AWS Lambda

The following content can be used to fulfill the prerequisites:

Environment before

Environment after

About the author

Learning paths

Andrew is a Labs Developer with previous experience in the Internet Service Provider, Audio Streaming, and CryptoCurrency industries. He has also been a DevOps Engineer and enjoys working with CI/CD and Kubernetes.

He holds multiple AWS certifications including Solutions Architect Associate and Professional.

Covered topics

Lab steps

Logging In to the Amazon Web Services Console
Creating an EventBridge Rule
Testing your Amazon EventBridge Rule