Cloud Computing Without Containers

Zack Bloom
Oct 18, 2018 · 7 min read

Isolates

This is not meant to be an ad for Workers, but I do want to show you a chart to reflect just how stark the difference is, to showcase why I believe this is not iterative improvement but an actual paradigm shift. Source

Cold Starts

Context Switching

Memory

Security

Billing

The Network is the Computer

Disadvantages

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Product Strategy at Cloudflare

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