An I&O Leader's Guide to Serverless Computing


Published: 26 April 2018 ID: G00351867

Analyst(s): |

Purchase this Document

Price: $495.00 USD (PAGES: 9)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.

Summary

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
© 2018 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.