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Step 3: Set up a Configuration Set

To set up Amazon SES to publish your email sending events to Amazon Kinesis Firehose, you first create a configuration set, and then you add a Kinesis Firehose event destination to the configuration set. This section shows how to accomplish those tasks.

If you already have a configuration set, you can add a Kinesis Firehose destination to your existing configuration set. In this case, skip to Adding a Kinesis Firehose Event Destination.

Creating a Configuration Set

The following procedure shows how to create a configuration set.

To create a configuration set

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon SES console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/ses/.

  2. In the left navigation pane, choose Configuration Sets.

  3. In the content pane, choose Create Configuration Set.

  4. Type a name for the configuration set, and then choose Create Configuration Set.

  5. Choose Close.

Adding a Kinesis Firehose Event Destination

The following procedure shows how to add a Kinesis Firehose event destination to the configuration set you created.

To add a Kinesis Firehose event destination to the configuration set

  1. Choose the configuration set from the configuration set list.

  2. For Add Destination, choose Select a destination type, and then choose Kinesis Firehose.

  3. For Name, type a name for the event destination.

  4. Select all Event types.

  5. Select Enabled.

  6. For Stream, choose the delivery stream that you created in Step 2: Create a Kinesis Firehose Delivery Stream.

  7. For IAM role, choose Let SES make a new role, and then type a name for the role.

  8. Choose Save.

  9. To exit the Edit Configuration Set page, use the back button of your browser.

Next Step

Step 4: Send Emails