August 1, 2017
Ep. #18, An Introduction to Service Workers
In the latest episode of JAMstack Radio we examine how Pinterest uses service workers to deliver a better offline website experience.
Earlier this year, Heavybit Member Company Serverless Inc. held a meetup in our San Francisco Clubhouse featuring several talks on real-world use cases for serverless, watch the videos below. Sign up here to attend the next event.
As serverless technology moves past the emerging technology phase there are more and more great real world examples out there. David Wells, Senior Software Engineer at Serverless Inc., explores some different use cases for serverless technology with examples from companies and other open source projects. He gives an overview of the Serverless Framework and also presents some of his own open source Serverless projects that were built using the framework.
What exactly can you do with AWS Lambda@Edge? Alex Casalboni discusses the most interesting use cases and a few preview-related limitations. You’ll learn how to execute serverless functions at CloudFront’s Edge Locations to implement unique functionalities and optimize network latency.
Alex Casalboni is a Software Engineer from Italy who’s passionate about web technologies and music. After deepening his software and sound engineering background, he’s spent the last four years building, learning, and teaching at Cloud Academy. His current focus is on web development, serverless and AI.
Developer Advocate for Google Cloud Platform Bret McGowen gives a high level overview of Google Cloud Functions and the Serverless Framework integration.