Amazon Simple Queue Service
Getting Started Guide (API Version 2012-11-05)

Working with Amazon SQS

This section describes how to create an Amazon SQS queue, send a message to the queue, and retrieve and delete messages from the queue. The following sections are intended to be followed sequentially, like a tutorial.

You can explore Amazon SQS without writing code by using either the AWS Management Console or the AWS Command Line Interface (CLI). You can also code with one of the following: Java or C#.