Amazon Rekognition Connector(OLD)

Category: Connectors
Subcategory: AWS


Please use this community-supported connector, but note that we intend to publish a platform-supported Rekognition Connector in due course.

This connector provides the microflows for using AWS Rekognition service to analyze images. Currently, the following use cases are supported.

1) Detect text in an image

2) Detect objects in an image.




This connector provides the microflows for using Amazon Rekognition service to analyze images within your Mendix app. 

For information on Amazon Rekognition service, visit

Features and limitations

AWS Rekognition Connector supports:

  • Detect text in an image
  • Detect objects in an image

The image is first uploaded to the S3 bucket. The limitation specific to uploading images to S3 bucket


  • This module was developed using Mendix 7.23.3
  • This module is dependent on the following jars
    • aws-java-sdk-core-1.11.461.jar
    • aws-java-sdk-rekognition-1.11.461.jar
    • aws-java-sdk-s3-1.11.461.jar
    • commons-codec-1.10.jar
    • commons-logging-1.1.3.jar
    • httpclient-4.5.5.jar
    • httpcore-4.4.9.jar
    • ion-java-1.0.2.jar
    • jackson-annotations-2.6.0.jar
    • jackson-core-2.6.7.jar
    • jackson-databind-
    • jackson-dataformat-cbor-2.6.7.jar
    • jmespath-java-1.11.461.jar
    • joda-time-2.8.1.jar
    • openid4java-0.9.8.jar
    • org.apache.commons.commons-lang3.3.4.jar


  • Specify the Amazon Account information, S3 bucket and region information in the AWSConfig_Overview page 


Version: 1.0.0
Framework Version: 7.23.3
Release Notes: Version 1.0.0