Welcome to the Amazon Simple Queue Service API Reference.
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS) is a reliable, highly-scalable hosted queue for storing messages as they travel between applications or microservices. Amazon SQS moves data between distributed application components and helps you decouple these components.
Amazon SQS Developer Guide
Amazon Web Services General Reference
You can also use AWS SDKs to access Amazon SQS using your favorite programming language. The SDKs perform tasks such as the following automatically:
Cryptographically sign your service requests
Handle error responses
For a list of available SDKs, see Tools for Amazon Web Services.
This document was last published on December 2, 2016.