Tidbit: Getting started with AWS Lambda function using nodeJS

This is a Tidbit, basically whenever you see Tidbit: in the title, it means I am going to simply throw some helpful code without explaining too much around it. What will you be able to do after going through this? Build & deploy a REST API on AWS Lambda using nodeJS which uses AWS API…

Is AWS Lambda expensive to run?

What the pricing pivots on, explain the pricing model for AWS Lambda, what you should look out for when it comes to pricing. After reading this article, you will be able to make a more educated decision on whether AWS Lambda (or serverless architecture in general) is right for you or not.

Why Serverless architecture?

At Tavisca Solutions we started developing beats a few months ago and as the product discovery went to a stage when we wanted to begin with a fast iterative product which can quickly evolve to MVP (minimum viable product) stage we were faced with a rare opportunity. Every time we start a new product we…

Automation tool for AWS Lambda sizing

As a continuation to my post on best practices on AWS Lambda I wrote a tool which finds the right size of your existing Lambda function programmatically by continuously resizing it, firing test events at it until it finds the best size which would either: Save you the most money OR Give you the best…