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3 AWS Lambda Use Cases and Examples

Can’t wrap your head around going serverless? Worried about its limitations? Check out 3 use cases and examples for AWS Lambda.

Bringing Serverless Observability To The Masses

Long gone are the days where you had to pay good money to monitor your serverless application. From now on Dashbird is for free.

Real-World Serverless Examples

Interested in serverless architectures? If you’re looking to know more about serverless examples, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled the best real-world examples here for you to explore.

Zappa – Serverless Python Web Services

On AWS Lambda, Zappa Serverless framework named after guitarist is popular for creating serverless applications.

A quick introduction to Python errors and exceptions

It doesn’t matter if you are fluent in python or just dipping your toes in the scripting language sooner or later you will encounter an error. Here’s what you do

Dashbird product update – July 2018

Over the past year, we’ve seen Dashbird grow up into a great product service. Here’s the latest updates we’ve made to the service

Building a serverless contact form with AWS Lambda and AWS SES

This tutorial will cover the basics of both the front-end form, with vanilla JavaScript, and the serverless back end, hosted on AWS Lambda. AWS SES is the service you use for sending the actual emails and trust me, it’s so incredibly simple the configuration takes 13 seconds.

Comparing Amazon ECS with Amazon AWS Lambda

Both Amazon ECS and AWS Lambda were launched about at the same time and while they are similar in a lot of ways understanding the difference is important

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Industry leader in serverless monitoring

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What our customers say

Dashbird gives us a simple and easy to use tool to have peace of mind and know that all of our Serverless functions are running correctly. We are instantly aware now if there’s a problem. We love the fact that we have enough information in the Slack notification itself to take appropriate action immediately and know exactly where the issue occurred.

Thanks to Dashbird the time to discover the occurrence of an issue reduced from 2-4 hours to a matter of seconds or minutes. It also means that hundreds of dollars are saved every month.

Great onboarding: it takes just a couple of minutes to connect an AWS account to an organization in Dashbird. The UI is clean and gives a good overview of what is happening with the Lambdas and API Gateways in the account.

I mean, it is just extremely time-saving. It’s so efficient! I don’t think it’s an exaggeration or dramatic to say that Dashbird has been a lifesaver for us.

Dashbird provides an easier interface to monitor and debug problems with our Lambdas. Relevant logs are simple to find and view. Dashbird’s support has been good, and they take product suggestions with grace.

Great UI. Easy to navigate through CloudWatch logs. Simple setup.

Dashbird helped us refine the size of our Lambdas, resulting in significantly reduced costs. We have Dashbird alert us in seconds via email when any of our functions behaves abnormally. Their app immediately makes the cause and severity of errors obvious.