Header-based routing allows you to process requests in different ways depending on the presence or value of an HTTP header. This technique is well-supported in the AWS cloud by Application Load Balancers and AWS Lambda.
Learning how to implement and debug header-based routing will make you more effective at working with complex deployments.
In this lab, you will implement header-based HTTP request routing and learn how to observe headers using Amazon CloudWatch and AWS X-Ray.
Upon completion of this beginner-level lab, you will be able to:
Familiarity with the following will be beneficial but is not required:
The following content can be used to fulfill the prerequisites:
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.