An I&O Leader's Guide to Serverless Computing

Published: 26 April 2018 ID: G00351867

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Serverless computing is an emerging software architecture pattern that promises to eliminate the need for infrastructure provisioning and management. I&O leaders need to adopt an application-centric approach to serverless computing, managing APIs and SLAs, rather than physical infrastructures.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What Is Serverless Computing?
    • How Is Serverless Different From VMs and Containers?
    • What Are the Primary Use Cases for Serverless Computing?
    • How Will Serverless Computing Change the Roles and Responsibilities in I&O?
    • What Serverless Computing Solutions Exist Today?
    • Are There Real-World Examples of How Enterprises Are Using Serverless Computing?
      • Autodesk
      • FINRA
    • What Lessons Can Be Learned From the Design and Operation of Serverless Apps?
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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