Did you get all the serverless updates from AWS pre- & re:Invent 2021?️
If you're a 𝘀𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗵𝘂𝘀𝗶𝗮𝘀𝘁, we've collected the most important serverless updates from re:Invent 2021 you need to know about.
Announcements, updates and more - serverless edition ↓
Transfer limits significantly increased:\
- from Regions: up from 1GB to now 𝟭𝟬𝟬𝗚𝗕\
- from CloudFront: up from 50GB to now 𝟭𝗧𝗕 and no longer limited to the first 12 months!
After being introduced for AWS Lambda, it's also now available for Fargate.\
You'll get 𝘂𝗽 𝘁𝗼 𝟰𝟬% 𝗯𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿 𝗽𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗲-𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 compared to x86 architecture.
The new navigation bar reduces clutter & enables you to jump between your favorite services more easily.\
Bonus: arrangements via Drag & Drop are finally also supported.
Your images for your function can now be stored in a different AWS account. This enables you for example to store all your ECR images in a central, dedicated account.
SQS already supported SSE encryption via customer-provided keys using the Key Management Service.\
Now there are SQS-managed Keys (SSE-SQS) that reduce operational burdens
AWS now started to contain the policy type that caused the rejection.\
Currently, only a few services are supported yet (e.g. Secrets Manager)
The necessity to process all messages of a batch to not trigger a new invocation with all records is gone by marking certain messages as successfully processed.
You can now specify criteria that have to be met to trigger your Lambda functions for those named event sources.
Besides scanning for potential defects in your Java or Python code, CodeGuru now helps you to detect accidentally committed secrets like SSH keys or access tokens.
Easily launch features darkly or do A/B testing without the need for a 3rd party tool.
We know the Well-Architected Lenses for Serverless or SaaS, but now you're also able to define your own custom lens, with all your best practices based on your industry, plans & processes
You can now deliver notifications directly to EventBridge and benefit from additional enhancements like advanced filtering or the selection of multiple destinations.
Run petabyte-scale data analytics on AWS, but serverless. There's no need to configure, optimize, or secure clusters.
The fully-managed backup service now also covers S3. Define your backup policies in a single place & easily perform point-in-time restores for your data.
Save up to 60% of storage costs for infrequently accessed data.\
Same performance guaranteed, but higher costs for reads & writes.
Kinesis' new mode eliminates the need for provisioning and managing the capacity for streaming data.\
It will automatically scale in response to varying data traffic.
You can now easily redrive unconsumed messages from your dead letter queue to the source queue for reprocessing
A new storage class at S3 for data that is rarely accessed, but still requires millisecond retrievals\
Up to 68% costs reduction for storage compared to S3 Infrequent Access
With its new pillar, your organization can learn, measure & improve workloads using environmental best practices to increase efficiency & lower energy consumption.
There will be launches of over 30 new AWS Local Zones in more than 21 countries, which will be made available beginning in 2022.