Serverless Trends and Open Problems: An Academic Paper
— A white-paper-esque academic paper (
) surveying the serverless landscape and highlighting some technical challenges.
Baldini, Castrino, et al
Hacker News Users on Using AWS Lambda in Production
— A Hacker News thread with over 100 comments answering the question
‘How was your experience with AWS Lambda
(Amazon’s serverless platform)
Announcing PubNub Functions and Endpoints
— A serverless environment to execute functions on the edge, transforming and filtering messages as they route through the PubNub DSN.
Introducing MongoDB Stitch: your complete backend, delivered as a service
— Just starting up and want a fully managed backend-as-a-service? Part of an enterprise and want to expose existing MongoDB data to new apps? Stitch lets you focus on building the app users want, not on writing backend logic.
Try the free beta
A Serverless Platform 'Showdown'
— Brief comparisons of AWS Lambda, Azure Functions, Cloud Functions, OpenWhisk, and Fission.io.
Simple Tests of AWS Lambda Runtime Startup Times
Why We Switched From Docker to Serverless
— Why one company decided to migrate from services running in Docker containers to a serverless stack using AWS Lambda and the Serverless framework.
Introducing FaunaDB Serverless Cloud
“the first database designed expressly to support serverless applications”
Fly + AWS Lambda: 'Serverless' Application Delivery
— An announcement from Fly.io about support for AWS Lambda (followed later by
Google Cloud Function support
How to Serve Serverless with Examples for Azure
— Jeremy Likness explores how to create and use Azure functions as a way to build a serverless architecture based upon microservices.
Telerik Developer Network
How to Build a Serverless Slack Chat Bot using AWS
— Building a simple Slack chat-bot that will reply to your private chat messages.
Serverless CI: Getting Started with AWS CodeBuild
serverless-chrome: Run Chrome Headlessly on AWS Lambda
— For doing things like screenshots or printing to PDF.