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  • Jose Arroyo thinks this is interesting:

Unfortunately, at the moment Lambda doesn’t integrate directly with SQS, so one approach to addressing this problem is to run a Lambda function on a schedule and let it check the queue every so often.

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Cover of Serverless Architectures on AWS: With examples using AWS Lambda

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not any more! https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/aws-lambda-adds-amazon-simple-queue-service-to-supported-event-sources/