This lab will continue your hands-on practice with using the AWS Toolkit for .NET through working with AWS Lambda for application development. It will demonstrate the basic steps required to install Visual Studio Community Edition and the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio and to build an application in Node.js that leverages AWS Lambda using the AWS SDK for .NET. To successfully complete this lab, you should be familiar with Visual Studio, with Node.js, and have a basic knowledge of launching and connecting to Windows systems in AWS. You should have at a minimum taken the Introduction to AWS Lambda lab prior to taking this lab.
This lab takes you through how to create an Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) file system, mount it to an Amazon EC2 instance, run a simple IO benchmark and examine performance characteristics in Amazon CloudWatch. For the lab to function as written, please DO NOT change the auto assigned region.