JONES ZACHARIAH NOEL | Building Event-Driven Applications on AWS
Choreography vs Orchestration, Testing, and Useful Patterns
Welcome to the eighth episode of The Serverless Mindset podcast!
In this episode, I chat with Jones Zachariah Noel, an AWS Serverless Hero and DevRel at Freshworks in Bengaluru, India.
Best options for choreography vs orchestration within the AWS ecosystem
Why direct integrations are often to be preferred over custom code, even though there are challenges (such as testing)
Why Jones recommends using SAM (Amazon’s Serverless Application Model) for building distributed serverless applications
A bunch of useful testing techniques for event-driven applications
How to prevent your Step Functions setup from turning into a monolithic system
Rules of thumb for when to prefer orchestration vs choreography
Links and resources
Everything AWS, Serverless and Architectures (newsletter curated by Jones)
Jones Zachariah Noel on Twitter
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