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Monitoring Step Function based workflows

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I'm an engineer for the Orion Migrations team. The job we do as a team is to allow seamless as possible migration of users and all their data from a legacy system to the Orion platform. This is something which sounds simple at first but becomes more complicate…

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Working with SQS and lambdas

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For a while (since mid 2018) on AWS we have been able to use SQS queues as event sources for lambda functions . As a life-long lazy person, I saw this as an opportunity to do less work by writing less code. As a career-long clumsy coder, I also saw the opportu…