Serverless File Transfer Workload – Part 3 – CSV-To-DynamoDB

Introduction The last piece of our overall solution is the processing of a CSV file into a data store. Design We will use Amazon DynamoDB as our data store and AWS Lambda to perform the CSV processing. This design was influenced by the AWS blog post at Implementing bulk CSV ingestion to Amazon DynamoDB |Continue reading “Serverless File Transfer Workload – Part 3 – CSV-To-DynamoDB”

Serverless File Transfer Workload – Part 2 – AntiVirus

Introduction We require uploaded files to be scanned for viruses before they can be processed further. Design Our design for this solution can be represented in the following diagram. There is a lot in this so let’s describe all that is happening here. We use ClamAV to perform the anti-virus scans. ClamAV definitions are storedContinue reading “Serverless File Transfer Workload – Part 2 – AntiVirus”

Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) Integration With AWS Lambda

AWS has recently announced support for Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) within AWS Lambda. This change creates new possibilities for serverless applications. In this article I will demonstrate one such possibility — centralising the storage and updating of the ClamAV virus database. ClamAV ClamAV® is an open source antivirus engine for detecting trojans, viruses, malwareContinue reading “Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) Integration With AWS Lambda”