Workshop: AWS Lambda: Saving us from a Zombie Apocalypse




1:00pm - 4:00pm


It is recommended that attendees have some familiarity with severless architecture. Participants are not required to have experience with a specific language or technology.
Attendees will be required to use their existing AWS account or create one

In this workshop, you will combat the chaos caused by a Zombie outbreak leveraging AWS Lambda, Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon API Gateway. Through a series of hands on activities, you will discover how to build and deploy a serverless communications system that employs microservices to connect the survivors and save the world.

Speaker: Tod Golding

Cloud Architect @AWSCloud

Tod Golding is a cloud applications architect who has spent the last five years immersed in cloud-optimized application design and architecture. He’s currently an architect at Amazon Web Services focused on SaaS application architecture, design, and delivery. Tod has over 20 years of experience as an architect and developer, including time at both startups and tech giants (AWS, eBay, Microsoft). In addition to speaking at technical conferences, Tod also authored Professional .NET Generics and was a columnist for Better Software Magazine.

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