Design Serverless Architecture with AWS and AWS Lambda

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Amazon Web Services continues its domination as the leading cloud service provider on the market. Since serverless applications are gaining a lot of traction, it is extremely important to understand the serverless architecture, to help you build, manage, and secure serverless applications. This video covers all aspects of serverless architectures in Amazon Web Services, which is necessary for working with serverless applications. This course starts with introduction to serverless architectures and then you'll delve into design considerations, followed by building a serverless application and deploying it on your serverless architecture. This video covers practical example of deploying and orchestrating a serverless application using DynamoDB, AWS Lambda, and API Gateway. Towards the end of the video, we will learn about some security considerations in protecting your serverless application. By the end of this course, you will have mastered working with serverless architectures on AWS Cloud.

This course uses AWS Lambda and Node.js 6.10 while not the latest version available, it provides relevant and informative content for legacy users of AWS.

What You Will Learn

  • Understand the serverless concept, its benefits and challenges
  • Design and build an application based on AWS serverless services
  • Discover AWS serverless services and their various roles
  • Explore the AWS Lambda function in depth
  • Understand interconnections between the AWS serverless and microservice concepts
  • Monitor and trace serverless applications


This course is targeted at application developers, cloud architects, and engineers. A basic knowledge of AWS is recommended.

About The Author

Michael Haberman: Michael Haberman (MCT, MCPD, AWS solution architect, and GDG organizer) is a senior consultant and lecturer. He is a full-stack expert, specializing in web technologies such as JavaScript, HTML and CSS; he loves Node.js and AWS.

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Product information

  • Title: Design Serverless Architecture with AWS and AWS Lambda
  • Author(s): Michael Haberman
  • Release date: February 2018
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781788397995