Useful JMESPath in AWS CLI

Thought I’d take the time to consolidate some of the learnings I’ve made along the way when making queries against an AWS account using the command line interface. Originally I came from a development background and did most of my automation scripts as a combination of Python 2.7, Boto3 and Fabric. While I still see these as having their place when managing complex objects or performing heavier string manipulation I’ve found you can get a long way with a combination of Bash scripting, AWS CLI and Cloudformation templates. [Read More]