Amazon Simple Workflow Service
Developer Guide (API Version 2012-01-25)

Using the Amazon SWF Console

The Amazon Simple Workflow Service (Amazon SWF) console provides an alternative way to configure, initiate, and manage workflow executions.

With the Amazon SWF console, you can:

  • Register workflow domains.

  • Register workflow types.

  • Register activity types.

  • Initiate workflow executions.

  • View information about pending tasks.

  • View running workflow executions.

  • Cancel, terminate, and send signals to running workflow executions.

  • Restart closed workflow executions.

The Amazon SWF console is part of the larger AWS Console experience, which you can access by signing in at The sign-in link is located in the upper-right corner of the page.