Serverless Concepts

By Stosh Oldham

This course provides a high-level overview of the concept of Serverless computing.

1 hour
  • 18 Lessons

About the course

Serverless has been gaining momentum as cloud technology continues to become more and more widespread. This course is designed to provide a high-level overview of the concept of Serverless computing without getting into the technical details. If you want to get a general idea of what Serverless means and some of the basic jargon and surrounding concepts, this is a fantastic place to start! After completing this brief course, you will be able to speak intelligently about Serverless.

  • Chapter 1 5 Lessons Getting Started 10:48

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    Course Introduction

    2:36

    About the Training Architect

    0:36

    Course Tools and Features

    2:31

    Cloud Basics

    3:46
  • Chapter 2 8 Lessons Defining Serverless 43:49

    Multi-Tier Architecture

    6:49

    Backend as a Service

    4:13

    Function as a Service

    4:43

    Serverless Architecture

    2:18

    Comparing Multi-Tier and Serverless

    4:44

    Serverless Benefits

    7:21

    Serverless Drawbacks

    7:32

    Understanding API Gateways

    6:09
  • Chapter 3 3 Lessons Survey of Serverless Technologies 11:01

    AWS Lambda

    4:53

    Azure Functions

    2:26

    Google Cloud Functions

    3:42
  • Chapter 4 2 Lessons Final Steps 3:52

    Course Conclusion

    1:36

    What Next?

    2:16

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