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Case Studies in Using Serverless Technologies to Build Commercial Software Products

Published: 23 August 2017

ID: G00323001

Analyst(s): Craig Lowery


Serverless technologies AWS Lambda and Microsoft Azure Functions are creating significant hype. Is the serverless model really a game changer? Technology product management leaders can learn from five companies' experiences in bringing serverless cloud-based solutions to market.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Top Benefits of Serverless: Cost and Simplicity
  • Top Disadvantages of Serverless: Lack of Tooling and Mindset Makeover Required
  • Lessons Learned: Don't Wait Any Longer, It Will Change Your Life
  • Unexpected Golden Nuggets

Case Study

  • Case Study Participants
    • AccuWeather
    • Autodesk
    • FINRA
    • Plexure
    • Seeka TV

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