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Debugging AWS Lambda functions in Node JS using VS Code

Debugging AWS Lambda functions in Node JS using VS Code

The SLAppForge Debugger NodeJS is a toolkit that can be utilized to perform step-through debugging for the Lambda functions executing on live AWS environment, using your own local IDE. This toolkit contains 3 components as below. Lambda Proxy Local Client Broker Server   Getting Started Getting Started The SLAppForge Debugger for NodeJS consists of two end-user visible components. […]
3 Things to consider when designing a Serverless API

3 Things to consider when designing a Serverless API

It’s already 3 months into year 2020 and the whole tech world is now embracing serverless computing. According to Nasdaq’s 2020 Tech Trends report, “[serverless computing] is reducing capital costs and shifting the focus to customers’ needs instead of setting up, configuring, patching and maintaining servers in the data center”. Serverless computing can be and […]
Serverless Monitoring: What do we Monitor when the Server Goes Away?

Serverless Monitoring: What do we Monitor when the Server Goes Away?

Monitoring your serverless application is crucial - especially while it is handling your production load. This brings us to today's topic, how to effectively monitor a serverless application. Serverless = Ephemeral Serverless environments are inherently ephemeral; once the execution completes, you don't have much left behind to investigate. There's so much exciting talk about container […]
Testing Serverless Applications Like a Pro

Testing Serverless Applications Like a Pro

Like any other application, continuous testing of serverless applications is essential to ensure the quality of the product. Testing a serverless application is not drastically different from testing a regular application. In traditional application testing, we configure an environment similar to the production environment in the development area and test it. But when dealing with […]
Why Sigma is the best Serverless Tool for 2020?

Why Sigma is the best Serverless Tool for 2020?

Serverless computing gives scalability, no server management, and cost reduction, with a pay-as-you-go billing model. But adopting serverless technologies may be challenging for you.The big cloud providers’ serverless platforms (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and IBM Cloud Functions) offer low-level building blocks you can use to design and build serverless architecture development […]
Live debug your AWS Lambda functions in NodeJS

Live debug your AWS Lambda functions in NodeJS

The SLAppForge Debugger for NodeJS consists of two end-user visible components. The first is an AWS Lambda Layer which contains the slappforge-lambda-debug-proxy Node module. The second is a user agent, which executes on the local machine where the favorite IDE runs. The Lambda function connects with the IDE through the SLAppForge Debug Server, and both communication ends […]
Why AWS is more cost effective than traditional data centres

Why AWS is more cost effective than traditional data centres

Business evolution is happening faster than ever. Enterprises are continuously experimenting with new strategies to outperform their competitors. Choosing AWS over data centres is one such strategic change which most of the organizations are working on to gain significant business value. Building your own data centre and maintaining it is undoubtedly a huge cost and […]
Live debug your AWS Lambda functions in Java

Live debug your AWS Lambda functions in Java

The SLAppForge Debugger for Java consists of two end-user visible components. The first is an AWS Lambda Layer, and the second is a user agent, which executes on the local machine where the favorite IDE runs. The Lambda function connects with the IDE through the SLAppForge Debug Server, and both communication ends are secured with […]
The key benefits of serverless computing with Sigma

The key benefits of serverless computing with Sigma

Why is everyone interested in moving to serverless computing? Nowadays the business world is incorporating serverless computing to gain success in many aspects. It offers a path to an environmentally friendly, innovative approach to computing, and various capabilities compared to the existing infrastructures. SLAppForge Sigma is one of the simplest Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) to […]
Sigma: A User-friendly IDE for Serverless Application Development

Sigma: A User-friendly IDE for Serverless Application Development

Serverless application development is one of the trending technologies these days. Thanks to the rapid contribution of the leading cloud service providers, the serverless concept has evolved with a strong base. Most of the enterprises take hand in hand with Serverless for better technological and business advancements. Even though serverless computing has become a turning […]
Did it ever cross your mind to kick out your servers?

Did it ever cross your mind to kick out your servers?

It’s a matter of identifying the SERVERLESS NEED! As discussed in our previous blog article regarding how to convince your boss to go serverless highlighting the serverless benefits, one might also argue regarding the difficulty in observability, latency, vendor lock-in, and also difficulty in hiring developers who are familiar specifically with serverless technologies. Nevertheless, there […]
Serverless Caching for Faster Data Serving

Serverless Caching for Faster Data Serving

Have you ever used Serverless Caching? Most probably you would say NO! Certainly, you might not have used it as it is. But, what if I say you have been using it all the time? Yes, it's true. In this article, let's discuss how that can be true. Firstly, let’s look at what is Serverless […]