Workshop / 01

Build your own serverless video sharing website

with Lambda, API Gateway and Firebase

Learn how to build your very own video sharing website, like YouTube, using serverless technologies. During the workshop you will build an entire end to end system (along with an HTML5 website) that's powered by AWS Lambda and API Gateway, S3, Elastic Transcoder, Firebase, Auth0 and much more. As you are guided through the workshops you will also learn about useful patterns and architectures such as "compute as backend" and "compute as glue". This workshop is suitable for beginners and experts alike (and if you are an expert we'll be sure to challenge you just a little bit more)

Workshop / 02

Build a Chatbot

with Lambda & Serverless Framework
  • Sanjay Kotecha

    Big Data Instructor at A Cloud Guru, ex AWS
  • John McKim

    developer at A Cloud Guru, contributor to Serverless Framework

Everybody likes chat bots so why not build your very own!? In this workshop you will design and a build a serverless chatbot using AWS Lambda and the Serverless Framework. You'll get to integrate your bot with Slack and learn a bunch of cool serverless tips and tricks. At the end we might even add a few more AWS services to make your bot super intelligent. Step-by-step guidance and example code will be provided throughout the workshop so it is suitable for beginners and experts.

Workshop / 03

Event driven security

in AWS with Lambda

Serverless security might be one of the hottest topics of 2017. Public cloud and serverless architectures throw up challenges to traditional security approaches. First up Mike and Adrian discuss these challenges. But in addition, this workshop will explore the many ways that serverless components can enhance AWS cloud security for both serverless and ‘traditional’ cloud workloads. This workshop bridges ‘traditional’ and serverless cloud on AWS, and is a must for anyone targeting secure production systems with Amazon's technologies.

Workshop / 04

Introduction to Alexa Development

This workshop is designed for absolute beginners both to Alexa and to developing in NodeJS. You do not need to have any programming experience, nor any echo development experience. In this workshop we will build a total of 5 skills and we will teach you how to customize each skill. We will also teach you how to make interactive stories using Alexa and how to submit your skill to the Alexa store.

Workshop / 05

Develop a Serverless weatherbot

with Openwhisk and Serverless Framework

Learn the basics and strengths of IBM's open-source serverless platform OpenWhisk. In this workshop you will learn how to develop serverless applications composed of loosely coupled microservice-like functions. You'll explore OpenWhisk's latest CLI and UI and become an OpenWhisk star by implementing a weather bot using IBM's Weather Company Data service and Slack. You will also investigate how to use the recently added API Gateway and Web Actions capabilities. Finally, you will find out how to package and deploy your entire serverless application together using the Serverless Framework