Function as a Service for Docker


I missed DockerCon live for its closing sessions but I saw a tweet from Jerome mentioning Ben Firshman about “Serverless” Docker.

And I really don’t know what does “Severless” mean. So I dig around and found it’s the Function-as-a-Service model. I studied this model a while ago to POC a Map-Reduce model (similar to Apache Spark) based on Docker but I made no progress.

Back to the example. Ben’s example is written in Python but I’m not a Python guy so I started looking around again. Ben pointed to Ahment’s go-dexec.

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