Six Questions for Yan Cui, instructor of Production-Ready Serverless
By Frances Lefkowitz, Development Editor, Manning Publications
Bio: Yan Cui has worked with AWS for almost a decade, and has contributed his knowledge of production AWS Lamda to the Well-Architected whitepaper published by AWS. Based in London, he travels all over the world giving talks and workshops on serverless. This year he has presented in Copenhagen, Milan, Las Vegas, Portland, Tel Aviv, Krakow, and many more. His blog on The Burning Monk covers his favorite topics, including AWS, serverless, functional programming and chaos engineering.
From Serverless Architectures on AWS by Peter Sbarski
This article takes a close look at the API Gateway. We’ll look at the fundamental activities that go into building an API and discuss features such as staging and versioning, as well as caching, logging, and throttling of requests.
From AWS Lambda in Action
By Danilo Poccia
From AWS Lambda in Action by Danilo Poccia
When configuring the Amazon API Gateway to use Lambda functions, you can choose to have no authentication and leave the API publicly available. Using this option together with the HTTP GET method allows your API to be called by a web browser. You need to return the expected content type for HTML (text/html) to implement a public website.
Learn more about serverless architectures in this interview with Peter Sbarski, author of Serverless Architectures on AWS.