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Computing, Data Management

The true value of serverless computing

December 10, 2021

Via: Info World

Have you heard about serverless computing? Guess what, it’s not serverless at all. It just automates the allocation of back-end servers you’ll need to complete a particular task. Today we have dozens of types of serverless systems from databases to […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

7 ways the cloud is changing

April 5, 2021

Via: Info World

The word “cloud” is one of those nebulous words that people deploy with steadfast conviction. When politicians get in a bind, they like to say that the solution to a problem is more “education.” Doctors toss off the word “rest.” […]


Computing, Data Management, Internet, Wireless & Cloud

3 cloud architecture patterns that optimize scalability and cost

January 19, 2021

Via: Info World

The two most mentioned advantages of cloud-based platforms are pay-per-use billing and the ability to scale up to an almost unlimited number of resources. No more buying ahead of resource demand, attempting to guess the amount of physical hardware and […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Serverless computing: Don’t make the wrong choices

June 13, 2017

Via: Info World

Serverless computing is all the rage right now—and for several good reasons: It removes you from having to provision a server yourself; you simply write functions, and the resources you need are automatically allocated to that function. You pay only […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Get functional! 5 open source frameworks for serverless computing

May 1, 2017

Via: Info World

Sometimes all you need is a single function. That’s the idea behind serverless computing, where individual functions spin up on demand, perform a minimal piece of work (serve as an API endpoint, return static content, and so on), and shut […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Why everyone’s so excited about serverless computing

May 1, 2017

Via: Info World

As part of the normal cycle of things, our most recent boom in enterprise technology development has slowed, which always leaves the industry breathless about whatever’s left that’s actually new. Witness, for example, the current mania over AI and machine […]


Computing, Software & Applications

New Lambda features show Amazon is serious about serverless computing

November 22, 2016

Via: Info World

Some call it “lambda architecture,” others call it “serverless computing.” Whatever the name, the idea is the same: Break applications into clusters of single functions that run on demand and on automatically managed resources. At Amazon, it’s called AWS Lambda, […]