'Best Practices' are the IT world's superstitions runbook.cloud is built entirely on AWS Lambda. As the first application I’ve worked on built 100% on serverless technologies I’ve learnt a great deal along the way. One thing in particular I’ve learnt: don’t be dogmatic about ‘best practices’.
Early on in the build process for runbook.cloud I realised that the price model we had come up with and our Lambda costs were out of sync - we were going to lose money on a high percentage of customers if we pressed ahead with the design as it stood.
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