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Keynote: Why local development for serverless is an anti-pattern | Gareth McCumskey

Nov 4, 2021

It’s been a few weeks since we wrapped up another great edition of the Serverless Architecture Conference but we still remember the amazing talks! One of them was Gareth McCumskey's keynote, “Why local development for serverless is an anti-pattern”, where he argues that in the serverless community, there is no need to waste a lot of time and effort building an environment that is a replica of the cloud. 

In the serverless community, individuals and teams spend a lot of time and effort attempting to build an environment that is a replica of the cloud. Gareth argues that this absolute requirement to get up and running when building applications is not only unnecessary in the serverless world but actually harmful. Come find out why and ways you can build applications directly in the cloud that make having everything local unnecessary!

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