The Index #126 (July 28, 2023): Serverless Development with AWS Lambda & MongoDB Atlas Using Java

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Featured Post

Serverless Development with AWS Lambda and MongoDB Atlas Using Java by @nraboy


In this tutorial, we’re exploring how to create a serverless function with AWS Lambda and MongoDB, but we’re focusing on using Java, one of the available AWS Lambda runtimes.

Other Shoutouts

How to Use PyMongo to Connect MongoDB Atlas with AWS Lambda by Anaiya Raisinghani

Building Generative AI Applications Using MongoDB: Harnessing the Power of Atlas Vector Search and Open Source Models by @Prakul_Agarwal

:spiral_calendar: Mark Your Calendars

Every month, all across the globe, we organize, attend, speak at, and sponsor events, meetups, and shindigs to bring the DevRel community together. Here’s what we’ve got cooking:

Analytics Vidhya - Data Hack Summit 2023: Aug 1, 2023 - Aug 5, 2023
MongoDB x Localstack Chennai Meetup: August 4th 2023, 8:30pm – August 5th 2023, 2:30am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Dallas Meetup - 1 Year Anniversary: August 9th 2023, 3:30pm – 6:30pm, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Americas West vMUG: August 10th 2023, 11:00am – 1:30pm, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Pune MUG: August 11th 2023, 9:30pm – August 12th 2023, 1:30am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time

MongoDB is heading out on a world tour to bring the best, most relevant content directly to you! Join us to connect with MongoDB experts, meet fellow users building the next big thing, and be among the first to hear the latest announcements. Register now.

Use code DEVELOPERFAM50 to secure 50% off your ticket!

As always, our Community has been busy. Champion and MUG leader Shrey Batra continues to share knowledge in his MongoDB series. We’re currently on Part 4, which covers indexing basics and types. Check out the full series.

Community Enthusiast Otavio Santana shares how to build a MongoDB-powered RESTful application with Quarkus and Eclipse JNoSQL.

And Enthusiast Juan Roy joined our Unicode podcast to discuss MongoDB admin. Learn more about Juan’s experiences with MongoDB, best practices, and how to move from relational to document-based databases.

:studio_microphone: Stop, Collaborate, and Listen

If reading’s not your jam, you might love catching up on our podcast episodes with @Michael_Lynn and @Shane_McAllister.

In this episode, we sit down with Sean Falconer, Head of Developer Relations and Marketing at Skyflow, a data privacy vault company.

Not listening on Spotify? We got you! We’re also on Apple Podcasts, PlayerFM, Podtail, and Listen Notes. (We’d be forever grateful if you left us a review.)

Have you visited our YouTube channel lately? Anaiya Raisinghani has a new video about how to deploy Flask with the MongoDB application to Azure Container Apps.

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