Serverless computing in AWS

Using serverless components on AWS for hosting a website
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Understand how to host a static web site using the Simple Storage service
Understand how to work with DynamoDB tables
Understand the basics of using Node JS with AWS Services
Understand how to use functions in AWS Lambda
Understand how to use the API gateway service


  • Have prior knowledge on development of web applications
  • Basic understanding on databases
  • Understanding on any one programming language - JavaScript , .Net , Java , python


This course is designed for students who want to have a better idea of building and deploying web based applications using serverless components on AWS. In this course we will touch upon the following

  1. Hosting a static web site using the Elastic Compute Cloud service

  2. Hosting a static web site using the Simple Storage service

  3. Working with DynamoDB

  4. Working with AWS Lambda

  5. Using Node.js as the underlying runtime for our server side Javascript

  6. Using the API gateway service

  7. Putting all the serverless components together for our application

Who this course is for:

  • Those who want to know the various serverless services in AWS
  • Those who want to know how to build and deploy web application using serverless components in AWS

Course content

7 sections57 lectures4h 14m total length
  • Evolution of Infrastructure
  • Introduction to Amazon Web Services
  • What are we going to cover
  • Starting with development
  • The AWS Free Tier Account
  • Lab - Creating IAM users
  • Recap


Software Engineering Evangelist
Alan Rodrigues
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A Software technology evangelist with over 15+ years in the software Industry. 

A certification buff with numerous certifications with the most recent ones being 

1. Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals

2. Microsoft Certified Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert

3. Microsoft Certified Azure Data Fundamentals

4. Microsoft Certified Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate

5. Microsoft Certified Azure DevOps Engineer Expert

6. Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate

7. Microsoft Certified Microsoft Azure Developer Associate

I have also ghostwritten Exam Question banks , and developed courses for various high profile clients.

Hence creating courses for the mass public is just what I do best.

I just have one quote for all my students

"Just follow your passion , never limit your potential. Never stop , just go on and achieve your dreams"