Amazon Web Services (AWS) provider
The Amazon Web Services (AWS) resource provider for Pulumi lets you use AWS resources in your cloud programs. To use this package, please install the Pulumi CLI first.
This package is available in many languages in the standard packaging formats.
$ npm install @pulumi/aws
$ yarn add @pulumi/aws
To use from Python, install using
$ pip install pulumi_aws
To use from Go, use
go get to grab the latest version of the library
$ go get github.com/pulumi/pulumi-aws/sdk/go/...
@pulumi/aws package provides a strongly-typed means to create cloud applications that create and interact closely
with AWS resources. Resources are exposed for the entirety of AWS resources and their properties, including (but not
limited to), 'apigateway', 'cloudformation', 'EC2', 'ECS', 'iam', 'lambda', etc. Many convenience APIs have also been
added to make development easier and to help avoid common mistakes, and to get stronger typing.
function object of the right signature. This allows a Pulumi program to simply define a lambda using a simple lambda in
the language of choice, while having Pulumi itself do the appropriate transformation into the final AWS Lambda resource.
This makes many APIs easier to use, such as defining a Lambda to execute when an S3 Bucket is manipulated,
or a CloudWatch timer is fired. To see some examples of this in action, please refer to the
The pulumi/pulumi-cloud repo offer higher level abstractions that build on top of this underlying capability.
For detailed reference documentation, please visit the API docs.
Updating this provider
The AWS Resource Provider for Pulumi is based on the Terraform Provider for AWS. Instructions for keeping it up to date are available here.