DynamoDB Session Driver for Laravel 5

v1.2.0 2020-02-01 10:35 UTC

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Last update: 2022-09-25 22:47:55 UTC


This package is a Laravel Session Driver for DynamoDB


This package can be installed through Composer.

$ composer require oryxcloud/laravel-dynamodb-session-driver

After updating composer, add the service provider to the providers array in config/app.php

'providers' => [

You can publish the config file of this package with this command:

$ php artisan vendor:publish --provider="OryxCloud\DynamoDbSessionDriver\SessionServiceProvider"

The following config file will be published in config/dynamodb-session.php

return [
    | AWS Configuration Details
    'region' => env('AWS_REGION', null),
    'key'    => env('AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID', null),
    'secret' => env('AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY', null),
    'endpoint' => env('DYNAMODB_HOST', null),

    | DynamoDB Session Configuration Details
    // Name of table to store the sessions. Default: config('session.table')
    'table_name' => env( 'DYNAMO_SESSIONS_TABLE', config('session.table') ),

    // Name of hash key in table. Default: "id"
    'hash_key' => env('DYNAMODB_HASH_KEY', 'id'),

    // Name of the data attribute in table. Default: "data"
    'data_attribute' => env('DYNAMODB_DATA_ATTRIBUTE', 'data'),

    // Name of the session life time attribute in table. Default: "expires"
    'session_lifetime_attribute' => env('DYNAMODB_SESSION_LIFETIME_ATTRIBUTE', 'expires')

You should also add the specified keys in your .env file.


After going through all the installation steps, the dynamodb Session driver will now be available to be used. So you can just change the following line in your .env file.




DynamoDb Session Handler for Symfony 2


The MIT License (MIT). Please see License File for more information.