Serverless Platforms and WASM with Connor Hicks - DevOps 134

Serverless Platforms and WASM with Connor Hicks - DevOps 134
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Connor Hicks

Published:

October 06, 2022

Show Notes

Today on the show, Jonathan and Will talk with Connor Hicks, founder of Suborbital, a serverless platform powered by WebAssembly.  They discuss how WebAssembly works, running WASM on the “edge” network, Suborbital’s capabilities, and everything in-between.

In this episode…


  • WebAssembly on the server
  • The “edge” and edge computing
  • Security, performance, portability
  • WASM in the cloud limitations
  • Virtualized sandboxes
  • Alternatives to edge computing
  • Writing in other languages 
  • What is the learning curve of the security model?
  • Suborbital’s capabilities and language support 

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