Serverless is a buzzword that for some points to the future of software development in a post cloud world. For others it evokes memories of vendor marketeers playing buzzword bingo. In the spirit of Paul Johnston’s blog post, “Serverless is just a name. We could have called it Jeff”, JeffConf is born. It is a community-focused, single-track, one-day conference that moves away from the word and focuses on the reality of Jeff (or Serverless) solutions. It’s about fostering a community locally and helping all of us learn from each other as we embrace a new way of building applications.
James Thomas thinks the most important, most disruptive thing about serverless technology isn't technology-focused. It's the pricing model.
Lorna Mitchell explains when to use serverless, how to start, how to write and deploy code, plus a demo on teaching the Amazon Echo a skill.