AWS Lambda
Developer Guide

Building Lambda Functions with PowerShell

The following sections explain how common programming patterns and core concepts apply when you author Lambda function code in PowerShell.

.NET Runtimes

Name Identifier Languages Operating System

.NET Core 2.1



PowerShell Core 6.0

Amazon Linux

.NET Core 1.0



Amazon Linux

Note that Lambda functions in PowerShell require PowerShell Core 6.0. Windows PowerShell isn't supported.

Before you get started, you must first set up a PowerShell development environment. For instructions on how to do this, see Setting Up a PowerShell Development Environment.

To learn about how to use the AWSLambdaPSCore module to download sample PowerShell projects from templates, create PowerShell deployment packages, and deploy PowerShell functions to the AWS Cloud, see Using the AWSLambdaPSCore Module.