Develop Secure Node JS REST API With AWS Serverless Aurora & Lambda

3 min readSep 21, 2020

(Course Introduction)

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Stage 1 (Backend Development):

In this course, you will learn how to develop serverless REST API from scratch.

Scaling new/existing REST API quickly without having to worry about servers is challenging but it is possible with help of Serverless application development and the infrastructure as a service.

In this course, you will learn how to create Serverless REST API using

  • AWS API Gateway,
  • Lambda
  • Amazon Aurora (Mysql Compatible Serverless Database)
  • Serverless framework
  • Cognito (API Security using JWT)
  • Cloud Development Kit (Infrastructure as code)
  • Node JS

Once You’re finished with this course, you will able to create Serverless REST API as shown in the Part 1 Demo Video below

Stage 1 Demo (Backend Development):

Why Serverless?

Serverless allows you to build and run the application without thinking about servers. Providers allow developers to write and deploy code without the hassle of worrying about server scaling.

Benefits of Serverless

  • Lower Cost
  • Simplified Scalability
  • Simplified Backend code

Target Audience

  • Startups
  • Students