Category: Boto3

Deploying CFN with Boto3

Deploying CFN with Boto3

I have recently been involved with a project that required orchestrating the automating of various AWS Services to achieve the desired end output. To achieve this ‘Orchestration’ I decided to use AWS Step Machines as they easily wrap together and control the flow and data processing (State) between the tasks. The first step of this …

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Retrieve User Credentials from Secrets Manager

Retrieve User Credentials from Secrets Manager

This blog post will cover off how to programatically retrieve a set of User Credentials from AWS Secrets Manager. Using the Boto3 Python SDK we can easily connect to the Secrets Manager and retrieve the specified secrets. Before beginning, ensure you have the following: Access to AWS Python 3 and Boto3 installed Create the secret …

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Read Content From an S3 Bucket

Read Content From an S3 Bucket

It may not be obvious at first as to what the best method is to read the contents of a file that resides within an S3 bucket. If your attempts at this were anything like mine then you would have spent lots of time looking at the Boto3 S3 resource, and its various methods, only …

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