FAQ - AWS Prescriptive Guidance


This section provides answers to commonly raised questions about designing an automated solution to analyze PDF files on the AWS Cloud.

Can I use this guide's solution to process different PDF file types?

Yes, you can process different PDF file types if you define a separate template for each PDF file type. This template is used by the Lambda function during processing and you can use a single Lambda function to process different PDF file types.

Can I process multipage PDF files?

Yes, you can use the Amazon Textract asynchronous API in your Lambda function to process multipage PDF files.

Can I use other business intelligence tools to create dashboards instead of Amazon QuickSight?

Yes, you can connect Amazon Simple Storage Service(Amazon S3) to your preferred business intelligence tool and then create dashboards.