Amazon Simple Queue Service – first look

Amazon Simple Queue Service (SQS) is a fully managed message queuing service that enables you to decouple and scale microservices, distributed systems, and serverless applications. […] Get started with SQS in minutes using the AWS console… źródło

I am preparing for my future post about Auto Scalling Groups. It is the main reason why I write about SQS. It will be only a quick look.

Create our first SQS

First of all, log in to your aws console and then find Simple Queue Service on Services list.

Next step is to choose which type of queue is proper for us. I selected simple, standard queue.

And there we are. 🙂 Queue was created.

We can test if everything is working good by sending an example message.

And finally try to pool her.