How Amazon SWF Works - Amazon Simple Workflow Service
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How Amazon SWF Works

The concepts in this chapter provide an overview of the Amazon Simple Workflow Service and describe its major features. While some examples of the use of Amazon SWF are provided in the topics within this chapter, refer to the section titled Working with Amazon SWF APIs for more concrete examples of implementing the features described here.