Reply to post: So exactly like mainframe computing 30 years ago...

Next big thing after containers? Amazon CTO talks up serverless computing

richard?

So exactly like mainframe computing 30 years ago...

OK, you had to put your code on a tape and send it by post, but "run this code with this much memory and this much disk space" is old stuff.

Being able to do it on demand for very small units of work is cool though.

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