Amazon DynamoDB
Getting Started Guide (API Version 2012-08-10)

Getting Started with Amazon DynamoDB

Welcome to the Amazon DynamoDB Getting Started Guide. This guide contains hands-on tutorials to help you learn about Amazon DynamoDB. We encourage you to:

  • Become familiar with DynamoDB concepts.

  • Download and run DynamoDB.

  • Work through one of the language-specific tutorials. The sample code in these tutorials can run against either the downloadable version of DynamoDB or the Amazon DynamoDB web service.


    AWS SDKs are available for a wide variety of languages. For a complete list, see Tools for Amazon Web Services.

We also recommend that you read the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide. It provides more in-depth information about DynamoDB, including sample code and best practices.