AWS SDK for C++ code examples - AWS SDK for C++

AWS SDK for C++ code examples

If you are new to AWS, we recommend you start with Getting started on code examples.

Source code of how to work with AWS services using the AWS SDK for C++ is available on the AWS Code Examples Repository on GitHub. The following examples are a subset of what is available on Github.

Service examples with additional explanation (see AWS Code Examples Repository for full list)
Service Summary of what the service provides to your program

Amazon CloudWatch

Collects and monitors metrics for AWS resources you are using

Amazon DynamoDB

A NoSQL database service

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)

Secure, resizable compute capacity

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

Create and manage AWS users and groups, and use permissions to control access to AWS resources

Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)

Data storage and retrieval (objects into buckets)

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)

Message queuing service to send, store, and receive messages between software components

There are also examples that show how to use Asynchronous methods.

To propose a new code example to the AWS documentation team, follow the guidance on the Readme on GitHub to create a new request. The team prefers to create code examples that show broad scenarios rather than individual API calls.

Using the Code Examples on Windows

If you are building the examples on Windows with SDK version 1.9, see Troubleshooting build issues.