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Triggering Lambda Functions via Text Messages

Post by Sunil Mallya, Solutions Architect, AWS Time is the most critical component in the startup equation. Startups should maximize their time with customers and focus on building a better product, not spending their time managing infrastructure and servers. Amazon continues to build services that abstract complex components and focus on making it easy to […]

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What Startups Should Know Before Choosing a CDN

In this post, I don’t discuss what a CDN is or whether you should use a CDN to improve performance (you probably already know the answer to both). Rather, my goal here is to help you make an informed decision if you do choose to go with a CDN. Because there are many different CDN providers in the market today, choosing the right one based on your business needs is essential.

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Simple Drone Service: From Idea to re:Invent

we explain how SDS evolved from an early idea to its debut at the Dev Lounge at AWS re:Invent 2015. We share our learnings here, so that you can see how simple it is to connect a drone to the cloud and understand the architectural patterns that are applicable in designing such a system. More generally, we discuss the benefits of designing solutions based on tiny “Nanoservices” which helped us dramatically shrink the build-measure-learn loop.

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