Mike Roberts has published a great article on the difference between Serverless Architecture and PaaS (Platform as a Service). He also describes some examples of Serverless Architecture, mentions a few third party […]
Amazon has released a white paper on serverless architecture. This document goes into detail on serverless architectures and includes details on cloud services like AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, and […]
As the lead architect for a project that involves building a fairly large Ecommerce application, with the entire backend running in an “AWS Serverless” infrastructure, I have been using AWS DynamoDB quite a bit lately. As a result of this, I am always finding myself having to lookup certain things over and over again when determining how to model tables, indexes, streams, etc…. I am a big fan of short and simple reference A.K.A “Cheat” sheets, and therefore, I decided to take a free evening and compile a list of what I feel are many of the important aspects needed when working with DynamoDB. So, Here is my list. Does it include everything, of course not, and it may become obsolete at some point given the frequency of how often AWS updates their product line.