Hands-On Serverless Computing

Hands-On Serverless Computing

AUTHOR: Kuldeep Chowhan

PUBLISHER: Packt

PAGES: 350

ISBN-10: 1788836650; ISBN-13: 978-1788836654

Deploy functions efficiently using different cloud-based serverless offerings

Key Features
* Understand the concept of Function-as-a-Service
* Implement Serverless solutions using AWS Lambda, Azure Functions and Google Cloud Functions
* Practical approach towards choosing the best tool for your serverless environment

Book Description
Serverless applications and architectures are gaining momentum and are increasingly being used by companies of all sizes. Serverless software takes care of many problems that developers face when running systems and servers, such as fault tolerance, centralized logging, horizontal scalability, and deployments.

You will learn how to harness serverless technology to rapidly reduce production time and minimize your costs, while still having the freedom to customize your code, without hindering functionality. Upon finishing the book, you will have the knowledge and resources to build your own serverless application hosted in AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform, and will have experienced the benefits of event-driven technology for yourself.

This hands-on guide dives into the basis of serverless architectures and how to build them using Node.js as a programming language, Visual Studio Code for code editing, and Postman for quickly and securely developing applications without the hassle of configuring and maintaining infrastructure on three public cloud platforms.

What you will learn
* Understand the benefts of serverless computing and know when to use it
* Develop serverless applications on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud
* Get to grips with Function as a Service (FaaS)
* Apply triggers to serverless functions
* Build event-driven apps using serverless frameworks
* Use the Node.js programming language to build serverless apps
* Use code editors, such as Visual Studio Code, as development environments
* Master the best development practices for creating scalable and practical solutions

Who this book is for
This book is targeted towards developers, system administrators or any stakeholder working in the Serverless environment and want to understand how functions work.

Basic idea of serverless architecture can be an added advantage

About the Author
Kuldeep Chowhan is a Principal Software Developer at Expedia Group. He has been involved in building tools and platforms for the last 5+ years at Expedia to help teams at Expedia consume different AWS Services. Over the past few years, he has been focusing on Serverless technologies on AWS (AWS Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB, etc.,), Node.js, and React. He has built a Platform as a Service (PaaS) tool for automated creation of a source code, CI/CD pipeline, a fully automated pipeline to deploy Docker containers/AWS Lambdas. He is passionate about Serverless technologies. CI/CD, DevOps, and microservice architecture for applications.

Book Category

Android Developer / Asp.Net / Asp.Net MVC / Blockchain / C# / C++ / Computer Science / Database / Game Developer / Java / JavaScript / jQuery / Linux / Maven / MS Sql / MySQL / Networking / Oracle / PHP / Python / Spring / VB.Net / Visual Studio / Web Developer

Disclaimer

Programming books display here are property of respective owners. All information about the book published in this website is in good faith and for general information purpose only.

Please support author by buying hardcopy to the nearest book store in your place or order books in publisher websites.

HRMS & Payroll Web Application

Online Employee Payslip

Employee’s payslips are automatically available on every employee dashboard account after completing all task processing in payroll module requirement. Pinoy web application enables employees to access all pay period payslip remotely, anywhere in the world and download anytime as needed. read more »

Viewing of Attendance Biometric Timelog Time-In/Out

Retrieval of attendance logs from biometric finger scanner device is sometimes needed for evaluation or other reason for verification of employee In/Out history. Pinoy Web Application can generate attendance logs from the option provided in filtering data to retrieve from the database and have an option to download as excel file. read more »

Attendance Daily Time Record (DTR) Real Time Monitoring

HR Manager or Top management can monitor in a real time view of attendance Daily Time Record (DTR) using their mobile or personal computer with internet connection. Using SignalR web functionality when the employee used the device DTR Finger Scanner to record their time logs the DTR Real Time Monitoring server-side code push the content to the connected clients as it happens, in real-time... the web page content is automatically updated. read more »

How to process employee loans and automate in payroll deduction

Companies provide employee's loans for SSS and Pagibig member, Bank loan, Company salary loan or cash advance etc. Pinoy Web Application create a flexible loan data entry module that can connect to payroll process to deduct the total amount due for every pay period that set automatic to their salary, until they reach the total loan amount or zero balance. read more »

Online HRMS & Payroll System Module Application

List of application module that currently available in Online HRMS & Payroll System to be used by designated user assigned by Web Administrator. read more »