This talk is set up as an infrastructure-as-code demo to create a skeleton API service using AWS API Gateway, Lambda, SQS and Hashicorp Terraform. We’ll address restrictions we encountered as part of a Fortune 100 company and discuss our use of AWS Direct Connect, DNS, and collaboration with consuming teams.
Finally, we’ll have a look into our approach to taking requests in the cloud and queueing them while servicing the queue asynchronously from on-prem hosts.
Our goals include:
Attendees will see a deployment demo and hear from a DevOps team about challenges in our transition to serverless.
During the continuing process of designing and migrating to serverless, we are learning about the following:
The audience should be familiar with using the AWS console and simple multi-tier application deployment patterns.