Tag: AWS Lambda

Computing, Data Management

What is a serverless database? Elastic compute for the data tier

March 11, 2022

Via: Info World

Serverless cloud computing services started with AWS Lambda, which lets you run code without provisioning or managing servers. AWS Lambda is an example of functions as a service, or FaaS, and other FaaS implementations quickly followed at Microsoft Azure and […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Will 5G accelerate edge computing as a service?

December 17, 2019

Via: Info World

Mobile edge computing has been talked about for a couple of years now as the way to bring cloud computing downstream to the local processing needs of a variety of compute intensive and privacy concerned workloads. But without 5G, is […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Microsoft Adds Application Insights Support for Azure Functions

April 12, 2017

Via: InfoQ

Microsoft announced an initial preview of Application Insights support for Azure Functions. As a result of this integration between the two services, developers get built-in instrumentation for their code and a portal to view trends of their code’s performance. Developers […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Serverless Framework takes the pain out of AWS Lambda deployment

October 14, 2016

Via: Info World

Developers of the world, unite! You have nothing to lose but your servers — well, sort of. The Serverless Framework, a system for building applications using so-called serverless architectures, is now out in a full 1.0 release after several months […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Google takes aims at AWS Lambda with Cloud Functions

February 11, 2016

Via: Info World

Amazon’s AWS Lambda was a radical idea: Use snippets of code in JavaScript, Python, or Java to build applications that run statelessly on a platform with no instances and no management overhead. Not to be outdone, Google has launched with […]