As with all new technology fads, there's a lot of buzz and a flurry of unorganized content. My intent with this entry is to keep a current list of relevant Lambda articles and categorize them. Hopefully, this will streamline your research if you're looking at using AWS Lambda at your organization.
I intend to update this list as new material comes to my attention. If you see articles that are worthy of mention, please add a comment providing a link. I'll take a look.
These articles provide overview material describing what AWS Lambda is.
AWS Lambda -- Run Code in the Cloud (AWS Blog)
- "It’s Amazon’s way of delivering a microservices framework far ahead of its competitors."
- Provides detailed overview and possible use cases.
What are the Business Benefits?
These articles highlight business benefits provided by AWS Lambda
- Somewhat biased as it's an Amazon executive describing how they use Lambda internally.
- “No more glue code. No more servers. Just run your code.”
These articles highlight limitations and issues with AWS Lambda.
3 Reasons AWS Lambda Is Not Ready for Prime Time (Datawire Blog)
- "Lambda is a building block, not a tool"
- "Lambda is not well documented"
- "Lambda is terrible at error handling"
- Pay attention to the discussion below. There's some resistance to the error handling points.
Many fear becoming relient on AWS Lambda as AWS can raise prices with just a simple edit. The following products propose solutions to mitigate that risk.
This section details use of AWS Lambda in practice.
- Embedded case study for acloud.guru, a AWS education company.
- Also has material on the strategic reasons to consider AWS Lambda
AWS Case Study: Netflix & AWS Lambda (AWS site)