Introducing OpenWhisk

Rob Allen, Nineteen Feet Limited

Apache OpenWhisk is an Open Source serverless platform suited to a wide range of applications from IoT & chatbots through to microservices and web hooks. In this session, I’ll introduce OpenWhisk and show you how it works.

We’ll look at it’s key architectural concepts including actions, triggers, rules and packages which will show you how a serverless function integrates into a wide application. I’ll also look at the API Gateway functionality that makes building APIs that much easier. This session is recommended for tech leads and developers of all levels wanting to know about serverless and the OpenWhisk project.

Required audience experience

No prior understanding of serverless computing is required

Objective of the talk

This talk will enable attendees to understand what OpenWhisk is and how it works. It will help them understand how they can use this technology to build new applications or extend existing ones.

You can view Rob’s presentation below:

Introducing OpenWhisk

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Location: Stephenson Date: November 13, 2018 Time: 11:40 am - 12:25 pm Rob Allen, Nineteen Feet Limited Rob Allen, Nineteen Feet Limited