Can a serverless architecture offer feasible benefits for your product? You’re probably asking yourself this question right now, given all the buzz surrounding AWS Lambda, Azure Functions, and similar services. So what exactly will you gain from moving your server-side logic to the cloud?
Let’s explore the state of the serverless technology in 2017 to help you find the right answer to this question. Read on for an overview of serverless architectures and their pros and cons. We’ll also look at major serverless service providers of 2017 and the examples of brands like Netflix, Airbnb, and Nike adopting the technology.