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21 Jul 2020

Invoke Azure Functions

As part of our focus on improving our support for the Azure platform in GorillaStack, we are proud to announce our Invoke Azure Functions Action in […]
10 Jan 2020

Optimizing your Lambda cold starts with serverless-webpack

AWS has been doing some great work lately to reduce Lambda cold start times for all its Lambda runtimes, such as their VPC networking improvements and adding native […]
11 Dec 2019

re:Invent 2019 Announcement Highlights

At GorillaStack, we’re keen users of AWS, and the time around re:Invent is great for the number of new product and feature announcements that are made. […]
10 Sep 2018

Splitting your Serverless Framework API on AWS

The serverless framework has really accelerated the development of APIs for new applications, particularly for mobile or web backends. It exposes existing systems via an API […]
12 May 2017

AWS X-Ray General Availability Comes Complete with Lambda Integration

First debuted in preview form at re:Invent last year, AWS X-Ray is set to increase efficiencies that can simplify troubleshooting, speed up development time, and thus […]
11 Apr 2017

Building a Serverless Slack bot using AWS Lambda, cautiously…

When scuba diving, a diver has releases on their equipment such that in cases where no alternatives are available, they can ditch heavy gear and swim […]
24 Mar 2017

Secure your Serverless project’s endpoints with AWS Certificate Manager

Here at GorillaStack we’ve been using Let’s Encrypt to issue SSL certificates for custom domains on AWS’s API Gateway for all our Serverless projects. While we […]
05 Nov 2016

How To Redirect With Serverless Framework

We just started playing with the v1 of the serverless framework after building a serverless HipChat plugin boilerplate repository and an example HipChat plugin that aggregates […]
15 Sep 2016

Serverless Framework & Local Development Environments

The Serverless framework is awesome and we love working with it! We even used it to build a Serverless HipChat Bot. Side note: you can check […]
22 Jul 2016

This AWS HipChat Integration Has Transformed DevOps

You may have seen our recent post that explains how to build your own Serverless HipChat Connect Plugin but did you know that GorillaStack already provides a tool […]