Consider how many servers it takes to run your web applications. For larger companies there may be thousands of servers that need to be managed across the different apps, both public and private. You’re paying for every second your servers are running. When they’re sitting idle, you’re paying for the servers to wait until the next request.
While not every application can be easily ported to be a serverless application, many new applications and APIs are great ...
Learning Path Steps
Practice serverless web development with Python for AWS by deploying an app that uses the Serverless Application Model (SAM), Cognito user pools, and DynamoDB.
Exam: Serverless Python Web Development for AWS
About the Author
Ben Lambert is the Director of Engineering and was previously the lead author for DevOps and Microsoft Azure training content at Cloud Academy. His courses and learning paths covered Cloud Ecosystem technologies such as DC/OS, configuration management tools, and containers. As a software engineer, Ben’s experience includes building highly available web and mobile apps.
When he’s not building the first platform to run and measure enterprise transformation initiatives at Cloud Academy, he’s hiking, camping, or creating video games.