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Using AWS Lambda with Amazon CloudWatch and SNS to Implement a Slack Chat Bot

Using AWS Lambda with Amazon CloudWatch and SNS to Implement a Slack Chat Bot

55 minutes 8 积分

SPL-115 Version 2.1.2

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Overview

In this lab you will build a chat bot for Slack, using a Lambda blueprint. Chat bots have the ability to interact with teams and users, respond to commands, and post notifications, giving all conversation participants visibility into team activities. You will build a bot that posts to your Slack channel when it receives CloudWatch alarms.

Topics covered

By the end of this lab, you will be able to:

  • Create a Slack chat bot using a Lambda blueprint
  • Configure the bot with a Slack webhook to post messages to a Slack channel

Technical knowledge prerequisites

To successfully complete this lab, you should be familiar with AWS Lambda and Amazon CloudWatch.Familiarity with Slack is helpful, though not required.

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