FaaS and Furious – 0 to Serverless in 60 Seconds, Anywhere

Alex Ellis, VMware

OpenFaaS is Serverless Functions Made Simple for Docker and Kubernetes. With OpenFaaS you can package anything as a serverless function – from Node.js to Golang to C#, even binaries like ffmpeg or ImageMagick on Linux or Windows.

Serverless Functions or (FaaS) was popularised by AWS Lambda, but being locked-into one provider has its limitations. Find out how this project offers true portability and explore how functions can fit into your existing applications through four industry case-studies ranging from Citrix to BT Research to the University of Washington.

Required audience experience

General knowledge on cloud native apps

Objective of the talk

This talk introduces the audience to OpenFaaS – Serverless Functions Made Simple for Docker & Kubernetes – and shows how the project helps to run functions with a developer-friendly pipeline in any language and cloud without limits.

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Location: TBA Date: November 12, 2018 Time: 11:40 am - 12:25 pm Alex Ellis, VMware Alex Ellis, VMware