Amazon DynamoDB
Developer Guide (API Version 2012-08-10)

Python and DynamoDB

In this tutorial, you use the AWS SDK for Python (Boto 3) to write simple programs to perform the following Amazon DynamoDB operations:

  • Create a table called Movies and load sample data in JSON format.

  • Perform create, read, update, and delete operations on the table.

  • Run simple queries.

As you work through this tutorial, you can refer to the AWS SDK for Python (Boto) documentation. The following sections are specific to DynamoDB:

Tutorial Prerequisites

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