AWS Lambda

  • May 31, 2019 31 May'19

    AWS month in review: Updated Lambda execution environment on its way

    AWS is updating Lambda execution environments with the latest Amazon Linux OS. Start testing your functions now before the general AWS Lambda update occurs on July 16. AWS has also launched its ...

  • December 06, 2018 06 Dec'18

    COBOL applications can go serverless on AWS Lambda

    More business-critical applications can now move to a serverless architecture in the cloud with the arrival of COBOL support in AWS Lambda.

  • November 30, 2018 30 Nov'18

    AWS improves Lambda serverless platform for developers

    Several touches to AWS Lambda aim to soothe developers' concerns over the serverless computing platform, including the ability to use their choice of tools.

  • November 19, 2018 19 Nov'18

    A complete guide to AWS re:Invent 2018 news and analysis

    AWS re:Invent 2018 is sure to generate a number of important updates for enterprise cloud users. Stay on top of the latest news and analysis with this complete conference guide.

  • October 31, 2018 31 Oct'18

    AWS month in review: Amazon Lightsail, Lambda updates

    Developers can access managed databases through Amazon Lightsail, run longer function executions and rely on a Lambda SLA. These were some of the notable updates to AWS in October -- a month that ...

  • September 28, 2018 28 Sep'18

    AWS month in review: More for hybrid cloud architectures

    September was a low-key month for AWS, even though it rolled out more than 70 updates to its platform. AWS advancements in September were a lot of the standard fodder: services expanded to ...

  • August 03, 2018 03 Aug'18

    AWS cloud features offer network, performance improvements

    As is often the case, AWS' yearly Summit in New York provided the scene for some additional features and functionality. While AWS cloud features are unveiled regularly, the free-to-attend ...

  • June 29, 2018 29 Jun'18

    VMware-AWS service bubbles into new markets

    With the VMware-AWS partnership, some customers were either reluctant or unable to use earlier versions of the service. Now, with the passage of time and corresponding product maturity, customers ...

  • April 30, 2018 30 Apr'18

    AWS Lambda features rev Node.js support

    Breathe easier, serverless application developers -- your lengthy wait is over, with AWS Lambda's added support for a newer Node.js runtime After a year's wait, AWS developers can now use Node.js ...

  • April 12, 2018 12 Apr'18

    AWS Lambda serverless platform holds center stage for devs

    Enterprises are adopting AWS Lambda faster than competing serverless platforms from Google, Microsoft, IBM and others, citing ease of use to replace manual with automated functions and the broad ...

  • March 01, 2018 01 Mar'18

    Serverless apps, encryption top AWS features in February

    Many cloud developers espouse the benefits of serverless computing, but others find the approach unwieldy or difficult to manage. The AWS Serverless Application Repository, one of several AWS ...

  • November 30, 2017 30 Nov'17

    AWS managed services move into IoT, containers

    Managed services took center stage at AWS' annual user conference, with added higher-level services for IoT, functions, containers and databases.

  • August 31, 2017 31 Aug'17

    EC2 Elastic GPUs boost compute efficiency, flexibility

    AWS customers can add graphic acceleration to instances, but with little flexibility. To change that, the cloud provider has finally fulfilled a promise from early last year, with Elastic GPUs that ...

  • July 31, 2017 31 Jul'17

    G3 instance doubles predecessor's processing power

    The new G3 instance type, one of several features for AWS in July, provides extra power for graphics-intensive workloads.

  • June 30, 2017 30 Jun'17

    Greengrass extends reach of AWS functionality

    Edge computing and IoT continue to infiltrate the enterprise, prompting AWS to release several services at re:Invent 2016. One service, AWS Greengrass, enables AWS Lambda functions on devices and ...