Use Case: Lambda@Edge vs CloudFront Functions
This is a post on the the use case differences between Lambda@Edge and CloudFront Functions. This is a Quick & Simple post.
Very Quick History
First, you should be aware that CloudFront Functions (released in 2021)came after Lambda@Edge (released in 2017) as that gives you some context for the differentiation. Lambda@Edge was initially introduced to allow you to modify responses and requests at the ‘edge’ (closer to your users). It behaves like a regular Lambda except you would…