Be as serverless as you can, but not more than that

  • As a startup that’s exploring what may work, you want to rapidly provide options to your customers and see how they respond without investing too much. Serverless architecture helps with this.
  • Once you find what does deliver value, you can consider going partly serverless and investing more in the infrastructure for it.
  • Ask how much of your stack you need to own to deliver business value and differentiation.
  • Consider whether it makes sense to outsource SLA, regulatory compliance, pricing and roadmaps to a service provider.
  • Optimize for cost and latency as you start to find predictable patterns for your new product or service.

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