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What Is Serverless Computing?

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Serverless Computing on AWS for Developers

course-steps 10 certification 1 lab-steps 8

Get Started Building Cloud Solutions

course-steps 14 certification 1 lab-steps 1 quiz-steps 1

Getting Started with Serverless Computing on AWS

course-steps 6 certification 1 lab-steps 9

Contents

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What Is Serverless Computing?
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Introduction 30s
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What is Serverless and How Does it Work?13m 7s
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What are the Building Blocks of Serverless Computing?9m 55s
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How Can We Use Serverless Computing?8m 12s
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What are the Benefits / Trade Offs?7m 44s
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Conclusion45s
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DifficultyBeginner
Duration40m
Students1461

Description

In this group of lectures, we explore what serverless computing is and how using the computing resource as a service differs from traditional computing models. 

Having an understanding of what Cloud Computing will help you gain the most from this course, so if you feel unclear on the fundamentals of cloud computing, I recommend completing our What is Cloud Computing Course first. 
https://cloudacademy.com/cloud-computing/what-is-cloud-computing-introductory-course/

Following this course, you will have an understanding of what serverless computing is, how serverless computing differs from traditional computing and a high-level understanding of how code functions can be provisioned and used as a service. 

Learning Objectives
Recognize and explain what serverless computing is
Recognize and explain the benefits of serverless computing
Recognize and explain the design approaches for microservices

 

About the Author

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Andrew is an AWS certified professional who is passionate about helping others learn how to use and gain benefit from AWS technologies. Andrew has worked for AWS and for AWS technology partners Ooyala and Adobe.  His favorite Amazon leadership principle is "Customer Obsession" as everything AWS starts with the customer. Passions around work are cycling and surfing, and having a laugh about the lessons learnt trying to launch two daughters and a few start ups.