Connect to local Amazon AWS DynamoDB endpoint using AWS C++ SDK

Start local DynamoDB service

  1. Download and unzip the DynamoDBLocal.jar file from the AWS DynamoDB download page.

  2. Start a local DynamoDB service (on the default port 8000):

    $ java -Djava.library.path=./DynamoDBLocal_lib -jar DynamoDBLocal.jar -shared
    

Connect to local DynamoDB service in a C++ program