Simple AWS data library helper. Info like region and account id.


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'aws_data'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install aws_data


require "aws_data"
aws =
aws. # account id
aws.region  # region


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake spec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at[USERNAME]/aws_data.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.