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July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
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Alexander Wood

Alexander Wood
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Web Services


Alex Wood is a software development engineer at Amazon Web Services, building open source tools for the AWS Serverless Applications organization. Previously, he worked on the AWS SDK for Ruby team. He’s the author of the Ruby runtime for AWS Lambda.


11:50am12:30pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
Live Coding ONLY
Location: Portland 252
Secondary topics:  Open Source
Alexander Wood (Amazon Web Services)
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Alexander Wood live-codes a serverless web application, including asynchronous events, on AWS Lambda using the Ruby runtime. Using open source tools such as the AWS SAM CLI, the AWS SDK for Ruby, and the Aws::Record Ruby gem, Alexander goes from a blank folder to a web application that has high availability and can scale to thousands of requests per second. Read more.