green

Podcast

Serverless unleashed: Making it faster and more efficient

Part of the For Cloud Professionals podcast series

Serverless computing helps companies leverage cloud and manage costs more effectively, but users can run into latency and complexity issues. Open source projects in the works aim to change that, and it could revolutionize the serverless world.

Listen and subscribe to Deloitte On Cloud podcast:

Listen on Apple Podcast Listen on Google Podcast Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Listen on Souncloud

Revolutionizing serverless with the power of open source

Serverless computing definitely has its advantages, such as the ability to scale quickly and manage costs effectively, but there are also latency and complexity concerns. However, there are open source projects in the works to address these issues and make serverless more attractive. In this episode of the podcast, David Linthicum and guest Vikram Sreekanti, discuss Cloudburst, Vikram’s open-source project that aims to bring more applications into the serverless mold and make it faster and easier to use, while also supporting other programming patterns, application architectures, etc., that can benefit from the power of serverless computing.

Disclaimer: As referenced in this podcast, “Amazon” refers to AWS (Amazon Web Services) and “Google” refers to GCP (Google Cloud Platform).

Enabling people to get applications into the cloud as quickly as possible is where people are going to see the most benefit.Vikram Sreekanti recently finished his Ph.D. at U.C. Berkeley. He's interested in cloud infrastructure, data systems, and distributed systems. His dissertation work focused on making serverless infrastructure faster and easier to use.

Serverless and NoOps: Present, future, and keys to success

Serverless computing is a big part of the cloud's future. However, companies must be aware of potential pitfalls and ways to avoid them.

Back to top

bulb

Workflow management, serverless, and cloud: How to do it better

Workflow management is designed to make IT operations flow more smoothly.  How? By using effective tools, along with a common language, to implement the workflow management process.

Back to top

green plant

Put Cloud in context with the future of business and technology

Because cloud is never just about cloud, a podcast about cloud isn’t either. Our two hosts deliver two unique perspectives to help bring you closer to achieving what matters most—your possible.

For Cloud Professionals, hosted by David Linthicum, provides an enterprise-level, strategic look at key issues impacting clients’ businesses. David, ranked as the #1 cloud influencer in a recent Apollo Research report, has published 13 books on computing, written over 5,000 published articles and performed over 500 conference presentations, making his specialization in the power of cloud simply undeniable.

As a pioneer in cloud computing, Mike Kavis leads Architecting the Cloud, which offers insights from the POV of those who’ve had hands-on experience with cloud technology. Mike’s personal cloud journey includes leading the team that built the world's first high-speed transaction network in Amazon's public cloud—a project that ultimately won the 2010 AWS Global Startup Challenge.

With two leaders in your ear, you’ll have the content you need to drive the next conversation around cloud. Check out both talk tracks within the Deloitte On Cloud podcast to get the compelling stories on your schedule to help you understand the topics that are reshaping today’s market.

Contact us at cloud@deloitte.com for information on this or any other On Cloud podcasts.

Or visit the On Cloud library for the full collection of episodes.

Subscribe now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify

Previous episode