For a very long time, developing apps for different platforms was quite a task. The apps had to be developed natively for each platform which was costly—both in terms of the capital invested as well as the time it took to develop those apps. Now, however, we have an array of different tools which can help us build apps for different platforms without having to develop them all over again as and when you switch platforms. This helps you save a lot of time and resources. So if you’re just starting out with cross-platform app development, congratulations! Because you’re starting
The term “Serverless Architecture” refers to a set up where businesses develop and run applications without the need of dealing with the underlying infrastructure. So, what does serverless mean to an end-user? It means there are no servers to provision or manage; it scales up as per increase in usage and scales down as usage decreases. Also, the end-user has to pay only for the time that the code is being executed. It has built-in high availability, fault tolerance and auto-scalability. So, the provisioning, maintenance, and scaling of the infrastructure are fully managed by the service provider. Monolithic vs. Microservices vs.