Building a serverless app

Pavan Wudali
Jul 26, 2018 · 2 min read

Our platform’s serverless capabilites enables developers to focus on solving customer problems rather than computing problems. Part 2 of the video tutorial walks you through ‘Building a Serverless app’ on the platform.

Introduction to Serverless Apps: Describes Serverless apps and how they run in response to specific events.

Introduction & usage of Serverless apps.

Using Dependencies & other events: Demonstrates how Dependencies (npm packages) enable you to reuse their functionality as per your app’s requirement. This tutorial also explains product events, app setup events, external events, and scheduled events.

Using Dependencies & other events.

Server Method Invocation: Details how the front-end component of an app can invoke the serverless component. It also explains how code written in server.js can be executed in response to front-end events.

Server method invocation.

OAuth and Data Storage: Explains how OAuth2 supported third-party applications can be integrated with an app by using access tokens. It also describes the Data Storage feature for apps.

Data storage and OAuth (Serverless).

Our focus is to facilitate developers build apps on the Freshworks platform without glitches and put your apps directly in front of potential customers across the globe.

If you’re interested in building an integration with Freshworks, take a look at our Developer portal, where you will find everything you need to get started with our APIs, SDKs , tutorials, and comprehensive API references and guides.

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