Lambda Scaling Calculator
Serverless AWS Lambda Tools
Interactive calculator to help you identify the scaling limits of your AWS Lambda functions and generate recommendations to minimise the risk of throttling.
Scaling Lambdas inside a VPC
Lambda Serverless AWS
Guide to what you need to consider when running AWS Lambda functions inside a VPC.
FaaS and vendor lock-in — genuine concern or FUD?
Lambda Serverless AWS Azure GCP
An evaluation of the main Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) cloud offerings with respect to vendor lock-in. Debunks some myths and makes recommendations around how to mitigate risks around any future requirement to migrate to another provider.
5 common mistakes deploying Lambda functions
Lambda Serverless AWS
A list of common mistakes made when deploying an app to AWS Lambda and how to avoid them.
Case studies of AWS serverless apps in production
A curated list of case studies from across the web of organisations who run production serverless apps on AWS.
How to calculate the billing savings of moving an EC2 app to Lambda
Lambda Serverless AWS CloudWatch
A guide to using CloudWatch metrics to estimate the potential savings to your monthly AWS bill when migrating an existing app running on AWS EC2 to a serverless architecture using Lambda functions and API Gateway.
How to convince your product stakeholders to pay down technical debt
A short guide to help Product Owners make a persuasive case for resolving technical issues to demanding stakeholders.
How should I manage multiple projects in AWS?
A comparison of the pros and cons of 3 different approaches to separating projects/apps in AWS.
How to deploy a high availability web app to AWS ECS
AWS ECS Docker CloudFormation
A step-by-step guide to deploying a high availability Dockerised web application to AWS ECS using the AWS CLI and CloudFormation.
How to select a future-proof subdomain structure for your SaaS web app
SaaS Web Development
Recommendations on selecting the best subdomains to use for a web application to prevent future pain.
Books I read in 2017
List of all the books I read in 2017.
Services and tools for running a small software business
Business SaaS Tools
An extensive list of tools and services used in the engineering, marketing, sales and general business operations of a one-person software company.