Writing data to DynamoDB using AWS

Perform the following steps:

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the DynamoDB console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/dynamodb/.
  2. In the DynamoDB navigation pane, choose Tables and choose user-visits.
  3. On the user-visits pane, choose the Items* tab.
  4. Choose Create Item.
  5. In the Create Item popup:
    1. Under EventId String, type 324
    2. Under EventDay Number, type 20171001
    3. Choose + > Append>Number, for field, type EventCount, and for Number, type 3
    4. Choose Save

You will now see a new record has been added in the Items tab in the lower-right pane, as the scan has also been done automatically.

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