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Optimizing your Lambda cold starts with serverless-webpack

Chris Armstrong | Fri Jan 10 2020

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 support for automatically keeping your Lambda containers warm. These changes have reduced the number of things that a developer needs…

re:Invent 2019 Announcement Highlights

Chris Armstrong | Wed Dec 11 2019

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. 2019 was no exception, although with the deluge of announcements before and during the conference, even we found it hard to keep up! Below, we’ve…
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Splitting your Serverless Framework API on AWS

Chris Armstrong | Mon, 10 Sep 2018

The serverless framework has really accelerated the development of APIs for new applications, particularly for mobile or web backends, exposing existing systems for via an API for integration. When combined with the AWS Lambda + API Gateway model for API development makes the value proposition easy…

Invoke Lambda Functions

Elliott Spira | Fri, 22 Sep 2017

We love Lambda and we know you do too! So we're pleased to announce today that we support the invocation of AWS Lambda functions as an action in our rules engine. Now, using any of our trigger types, you can invoke any Lambda function across your accounts and regions, with a custom JSON payload and…

AWS X-Ray General Availability Comes Complete with Lambda Integration

Oliver Berger | Fri, 12 May 2017

First debuted in preview form at re:Invent last year, X-Ray is set to increase efficiencies that can simplify troubleshooting, speed up development time, and thus ultimately contribute to cost savings for you and your company. AWS X-Ray is a software service for application tracing, that was first…

Building a Serverless Slack bot using AWS Lambda, cautiously...

Oliver Berger | Tue, 11 Apr 2017

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 for the surface. I liken this to the approach teams take to building software, where the diver is the business logic and the equipment is the…

Secure your Serverless project's endpoints with AWS Certificate Manager

Michael Black | Fri, 24 Mar 2017

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 love this service, securing a custom domain for API Gateway required a time consuming, manual process to be repeated every time a…

AWS Lambda Adds IteratorAge Metric for Improved Processing Operations Visibility

Oliver Berger | Thu, 09 Mar 2017

AWS Lambda just got a bit better thanks to IteratorAge. If you’ve ever read the GorillaStack blog, you’re likely well-versed on many of AWS Lambda’s many use cases. Of particular interest in the context of Amazon's latest announcement is the way in which the compute service works in tandem with…
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