#68 — September 7, 2018

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Serverless to the Max: Doing Big Things for Small Dollars

Serverless to the Max: Doing Big Things for Small DollarsHave I Been Pwned? is a popular side project for Troy and he’s been using it as a sort of testing ground for seeing how cheaply he can make it run well. Here’s his writeup of just how far he’s managed to get with Cloudflare Workers and Azure Functions so far.

Troy Hunt

10 AWS Lambda Use Cases to Start Your Serverless Journey — A list of serverless use-cases which make for a good introduction to the areas in which serverless can be useful. (But note that while the article is AWS focused, these ideas can obviously be used elsewhere.)

Rohit Akiwatkar

How to Choose the Best Framework for Mobile Development? — The mobile development landscape has changed and we've put together a list of modern options for you. This is a long term decision, you must choose wisely. Download our free eBook to learn more.

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Serverless Microservice Patterns for AWS — A tour through 19 different design patterns that can be used when building elaborate serverless apps.

Jeremy Daly

▶  The Widening Gap Between Serverless and Kubernetes — An interview with Timirah James of Cloudinary and Klint Finley, a Wired contributor.

The New Stack podcast

How to Launch a C# .NET Core Lambda Function in AWS, Step by Step — A slightly older tutorial but sent in by one of our readers and as we don’t get to cover C# very often, here it is :-)

Lior Shalom

▶  Serverless GraphQL for Product Developers — Leans on Apollo Server and Netlify, but the concepts are easily applied anywhere.

Sashko Stubailo

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Triggering an Email From Database Updates with MongoDB Stitch

Eliot Horowitz

Securing Microservices on AWS with Cognito, API Gateway, & Lambda

Christian Sepulveda

'How We Massively Reduced Our AWS Lambda Bill With Go(lang)'

Sam Bashton

Things to Consider Before Building a Serverless Data Warehouse

Ashan Fernando

Recorded live at A Cloud Guru’s ServerlessConf in San Francisco, here’s a special Think FaaS episode from Cloudreach developer Emily Young.

The Think FaaS Podcast