Simon Hildrew is currently a Lead Software Developer at the Guardian where he has done everything from running the operations team, overseeing the migration of several products to AWS to building the Guardian's continuous delivery platform. His interests are in functional programming, DevOps and most recently serverless architectures.
Have a look at some of Simon's working projects. Simon tweets at @sihil.
Talks I've Given
Plambda! Running the play framework in AWS Lambda
Featuring Simon Hildrew
Running a traditional web framework in a serverless environment like AWS Lambda is like trying to fit a square peg in a round hole. However, if it can be made to work, an existing app could be lifted and shifted. This would make them easier to deploy, reduce financial cost and eliminate...lambda play-framework scala mucon microservices aws