Think FaaS with Trek10
By Trek10, Inc.
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Learn about the world of serverless computing in less time than it takes to run an AWS Lambda function to run.
||CleanThe Future of FaaS||Jared and Forrest return together for a special fifteen-minute episode discussing the future of FaaS and Jared's new gig at the Serverless Framework.||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanScaling A Serverless Chatbot||In this, one of a series of Think FaaS talks recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco, Botcopy Lead Developer Mike Sylvester tells us how he scaled a serverless chatbot for two million fans.||10/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Irony of Server-Side-Rendered Serverless||Recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco, here's a special Think FaaS episode from Atlassian Statuspage's Ellie Day.||9/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHigh Performance With Serverless||Recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco, here's a special Think FaaS episode from Walmart Labs engineer Leslie Pajuelo.||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless For Robots||Trek10's ThinkFaaS series (recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco) continues with special guest Emily Young from Cloudreach.||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoing All-In With Serverless||Recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco, here's a special Think FaaS episode from Indevelo cofounder James Beswick.||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Non-Dev Who Codes -- Serverless-ly||Recorded live at A Cloud Guru's ServerlessConf in San Francisco, here's a special Think FaaS episode from growth hacker Andrea Passwater.||8/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow To Win Coworkers and Influence Organizations For Serverless||In the wake of ServerlessConf, here's a special condensed version of Forrest and Jared's main stage talk, just for Think FaaS listeners!||8/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless in Summer 2018||Let's look at the serverless landscape and changes we've seen!||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Best Practices - Operations||You've also heard some of the buzzwords in this area like structured logging, tracing, observability, anomaly detection... let's talk ops.||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Best Practices - Testing||Forrest answers listener questions about testing serverless applications and breaks down some ways to streamline your test workflow in the cloud.||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Best Practices: Security||Serverless has huge strengths in the area of security. Forrest has some best practices to put that natural advantage to work for you.||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Project Best Practices - Project Layout & Orchestration||Our topic for this episode is laying out a Serverless project and what we have seen work well in the real world for Trek10 and our clients.||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReasons Not To Serverless||Serverless is not a silver bullet. Forrest explains several edge cases where serverless computing doesn't (yet) make sense, and introduces the principle of "least compute possible".||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Need To Talk About Multicloud||The Multi-cloud vision, since the early days of public cloud, has been built up to be a promised-land at the intersection of scale-economics and vendor-agnosticism.||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Service Discovery||Forrest helps you navigate the murky waters of service discovery for serverless apps in AWS (and learn why Lambda environment variables can be so dangerous)!||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFive Serverless Fallacies (And How To Avoid Them)||Forrest looks past the hype to provide real talk on 'walled gardens', scalability, and more common misperceptions about serverless technologies.||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy We're Excited About AWS AppSync||Forrest breaks down AWS AppSync, the death of the 'middle tier', and the future of back-end development in the serverless world.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanView from the AWS San Francisco Summit||AWS had about 9,000 people in house, a packed expo hall, and a whole slate of new feature and service announcements for the San Francisco Summit. Let's break down some key takeaways.||4/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanServerless Use Cases: The REST of the Story||Serverless is often used hand in hand with building APIs whether they be RESTful, GraphQl, or what have you. While this is a typical use case, let's look at other useful ways we can leverage serverless.||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanZip It And Ship It - Serverless Deployments on AWS||AWS SAM and the Serverless Framework go head to head in our latest five-minute episode, where we discuss the challenges of deploying complex serverless apps on AWS.||3/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPerformance Considerations of Serverless||Cold starts, concurrency limits, traffic spikes, or database connection pooling, everyone at some point has to at least consider performance in serverless systems at scale.||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Cost of Doing Business||If you want to go serverless, you have to show why it helps your business win. And one way we can answer that question, not the only way, is by looking at cost.||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDeploying Your Serverless Team||How do you build the kind of team that will set your serverless projects up for success? What does a serverless team looks like?||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOps, I Did It Again||--||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanState of the State||You'll often hear that FaaS "functions" are stateless. While this is somewhat true, there are caveats that can get you in to trouble in a hurry if you aren't aware of them.||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalkin' Lock-In||Vendor lock in. Scary words. You'll hear people hyperventilate about this a lot when it comes to the cloud in general and serverless in particular. So should you be concerned?||2/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Short, concise, helpful nuggets of information for anyone interested serverless computing.