Renato is a cloud expert, a AWS Data Hero and a InfoQ editor.
Renato is the Principal Cloud Architect at Funambol, a provider of white label cloud services. He has over 15 years of experience as a software engineer, tech lead, and cloud architect across Italy, the UK, Portugal, and Germany. His main working interests include location-based services, relational databases on the cloud, and anything related to storage. He has been working with AWS technologies since 2011, and holds 7 AWS certifications (including the Database Specialty).
Is Serverless the Future of Relational Databases?
From AWS to Google Cloud, the major cloud providers offer different options to run a relational database on the cloud. You can spin up virtual machines and configure your own cluster or rely on managed services. But the new trend is serverless (relational) databases that offer both traditional interfaces and HTTP API access. This talk is personal journey on AWS moving from a managed MySQL to a serverless Aurora. Can serverless really be the future for the enterprise databases?Details