The traits of serverless architecture

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Whenever new technologies emerge, the first priority for a technologist is to understand the implication of adopting it. Serverless architecture is a case in point. Unfortunately, much of the current literature around serverless architecture focuses solely on its benefits. Many of the articles — and examples used — are driven by cloud providers — so, unsurprisingly talk up the positives. This article attempts to give a better understanding of the traits of serverless architecture.