When retrieving the AMI Creation Date from
boto3 it returns a
string data type. Visually, this is okay but it is challenging to do operations and comparisons to the AMI Creation Date like if the date is before or after a certain date.
To solve the issue we need to convert the AMI Creation Date from type
datetime before we could do some operations.
The AMI Creation Date string looks like
<strong><span style="color:#e53b51" class="tadv-color">2019-09-18T07:34:34.000Z</span></strong>. To convert this we need to use the
strptime function from the