Backstage AWS Lambda Plugin

See AWS Lambda functions for your components in Backstage

Getting started is simple

Before you start please make sure that you installed @roadiehq/backstage-plugin-aws-auth plugin first.

Install the plugin into Backstage.

yarn add @roadiehq/backstage-plugin-aws-lambda

Add plugin to the list of plugins.

// packages/app/src/plugins.ts
export { plugin as AWSLambdaWidget } from '@roadiehq/backstage-plugin-aws-lambda';

Add Widget API to your Backstage instance.

// packages/app/src/components/catalog/EntityPage.tsx
import {
  isPluginApplicableToEntity as isLambdaWidgetAvailable,
} from '@roadiehq/backstage-plugin-aws-lambda';

  const OverviewContent = ({ entity }: { entity: Entity }) => (
    <Grid container spacing={3} alignItems="stretch">
      {isLambdaWidgetAvailable(entity) && (
        <Grid item md={6}>
          <AWSLambdaOverviewWidget entity={entity} />

How it looks

Things to know


In order to perform requests to AWS lambda plugin you must install @roadiehq/backstage-plugin-aws-auth backend plugin.

Then ask backend for temporary credentials via /api/aws/credentials.

You can select what functions will be shown in the table using your yaml config file:

  annotations: HelloWorld us-east-1

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