What is the AwsCore::GameLiftClient Plugin?
There are 2 plugins available in the AwsCore::GameLift family.
GameLiftServer is what is used on a dedicated server only. This plugin is what “controls” what the server instance does, when it should start or terminate, for example.
GameLiftClient is the plugin that Clients/Players use to communicate with Amazon GameLift, handling matchmaking, creating and finding sessions and much more.
Amazon GameLift is a dedicated game server hosting solution that deploys, operates, and scales cloud servers for multiplayer games. Whether you’re looking for a fully managed solution, or just the feature you need, GameLift leverages the power of AWS to deliver the best latency possible, low player wait times, and maximum cost savings.