Build up your Serverless Computing environment

Workshop: Serverless Day – Hands-on experience («SERVCO»)

Two workshops will teach you how to secure a serverless application created with AWS Lambda and deploy your own serverless URL shortening Microservice on Amazon Web Services. You will gain practical experience for a typical serverless architecture.
Duration6 hours
Price195.–
Course documentsDigital course ware
Price informationServerless Day Ticket bought? Then you will pay for the Digicomp Workshop: CHF 195 / Digicomp Workshop only: CHF 900

Content

What are the key best practices for building and running applications without thinking about servers? In our half-day workshops we will give you an insight into this topic.

Morning session

Serverless Security
In this workshop, you will learn techniques to secure a serverless application built with AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, and RDS Aurora. We will cover AWS services and features you can leverage to improve the security of a serverless application in 5 domains: identity and access management, code, data, infrastructure, logging, and monitoring.


Afternoon session

Serverless Application on AWS using Lambda
In this workshop, you will deploy your own serverless URL shortening Microservice on Amazon Web Services. With using Lambda, DynamoDB, and API Gateway you will gain hands-on experiences for a typical serverless architecture. Besides the Buzzwords, you will focus on best-practices for code and project organization, testing strategies, and operational tasks such as logging and monitoring.

Key Learnings

  • Knowledge about AWS-Services and functions
  • Development of skills how to secure serverless applications in 5 domains
  • Understanding for serverless computing plattforms: AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway and RDS Aurora
  • Deploying your own serverless URL into Amazon Web Services

Methodology & didactics

Your Serverless Day workshop experts:
Danilo Poccia
is a solution architect within the Business Development Organization of Amazon Web Services (AWS) since June 2012. In his role as Evangelist at AWS, he leverages his experience to help people bring their ideas to life, focusing on serverless architectures and event-driven programming, and on the technical and business impact of machine learning and edge computing. He is the author of AWS Lambda in Action from Manning. We quote him: «Passioned about IT, IoT, AI, ML & other acronyms. Opinions are my own».

Till Kahlbrock
works as a Senior Cloud Consultant at superluminar in Hamburg. He is experienced in serverless and serverful technology and loves to help people on their serverless journey.

Sebastian Müller
is specialized on serverless architectures and works as a Senior Cloud Consultant for superluminar GmbH in Hamburg, Germany. He helps clients to focus on their business domain and to care less about operations and maintenance of software.

Target audience

This workshop is targeted at Solution Architects, Developers and System Administrators.

Requirements

You should have a basic understanding of how the Internet and programming in general work. Ever heard of HTTP requests, functions, loops, arguments or return values? Great, you have everything you need to participate in our workshop.

Additional information

Price information – Your choice

  1. Have you already bought the Serverless Day ticket? Then you can get the Digicomp Workshop «Serverless Day - Hands-on Experience» for only CHF 195.00.
  2. You buy only the Digicomp Workshop «Serverless Training» for CHF 900.00


Please bring your own laptop, smartphone or tablet with you. 
You can use your laptop to store what you have seen and learned directly in the course and use it immediately for your daily work in the company.

Get to know your teacher

Daniele Madama

I am an AWS Authorized Instructor, Managing Director at XPeppers Switzerland and Organizer at Serverless Days Zurich.