Hands-On Serverless Applications with Kotlin

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  • Design a serverless architecture
  • Use AWS Lambda to contain your serverless API
  • Explore the various ways to keep serverless apps safe and secure
  • Understand how a serverless API allows you to use huge infrastructure and cut costs
  • Discover how to handle distributed systems in Kotlin
  • Design the data flow between cloud services and custom business logic
  • Secure your Kotlin AWS serverless application
  • Master Kotlin design patterns for serverless applications

Serverless is a cloud computing execution model where the cloud provider dynamically manages the allocation and provisioning of servers. Many companies have started using serverless architectures to cut costs and improve scalability. Hands-On Serverless Applications with Kotlin is your one-stop guide to designing serverless architectures for your applications with AWS and Kotlin.

To start with, you’ll explore the fundamentals of serverless architecture and how AWS Lambda functions work. You will then learn to design, build, secure, and deploy your application to production. In addition to these activities, you’ll understand how to implement non-functional requirements such as auditing and logging. Moving on, you’ll discover how to scale up and orchestrate serverless applications using an open source framework and handle distributed serverless systems in production.

By the end of the book, you’ll have gained the knowledge needed to build scalable and cost-efficient Kotlin applications with a serverless framework.

  • Design enterprise ready serverless applications that effortlessly meet your customers’ requirements
  • Effectively deploy, manage, monitor, and orchestrate serverless applications using AWS
  • Use Cloud9 to provision a secured development environment in the cloud
Page Count 386
Course Length 11 hours 34 minutes
ISBN 9781788993708
Date Of Publication 28 Sep 2018


Hardik Trivedi

Hardik Trivedi is a self-taught computer programmer. He has worked on Android and Java since 2010 and has immersed himself in Kotlin and JavaScript. Apart from client projects, he loves contributing back to the development community by spending time on Stack Overflow and writing tech blogs. Hardik also mentors college students, professionals, and companies are interested in mobile app development. He is also an active community speaker.

Ameya Kulkarni

Ameya Kulkarni has 8 years of work experience in the IT industry. He is adept with JVM technologies, Golang, designing microservice-based architectures, and DevOps. He has been working with Webonise for the past six years and as a Vice President, Engineering, for the last three years. He has a good grip at agile and lean product development. He likes designing solutions and consulting businesses to augment their core abilities with technology. He has experience of building scalable and distributed systems using JVM technologies.