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Serverless

Building a minimum viable full-stack with RedwoodJS and FaunaDB

Introduction RedwoodJS RedwoodJS is an opinionated, full-stack, serverless web application framework for building and deploying JAMstack applications. It was created by Tom-Preston Werner and combines a variety of technolog...

Core FQL concepts, part 1: Working with dates and times

Welcome! This is the first article in a new series exploring some core concepts of FQL, the native query language of FaunaDB. This series will assume you have a grasp on the basics. If you're new to FaunaDB and/or FQL here's my i...

Getting started with FQL, FaunaDB’s native query language - part 1

FaunaDB is a serverless global database designed for low latency and developer productivity. FQL, its query language, was also designed with these goals in mind. With it, you can create expressive queries that will allow you to h...

Write With Fauna - Calling all Fauna Enthusiasts!

The client-serverless architecture isfast emerging as the modern approach to building dynamic full stack applications. At Fauna, we've had a front row seat to this revolution, andwatched the community flourish, building the cooles...

A Comparison of Serverless Function (FaaS) Providers

New Function-as-a-service (FaaS) providers are rising and gaining adoption. How do these new providers differentiate themselves from the existing big players? We will try to answer these questions by exploring the capabilities ...

Lessons Learned Livin' La Vida JAMstack

Being a serverless distributed database, the JAMstack world is a natural fit for our system, but long before we were chasing JAMstack developers, we were using the stack ourselves. We've been building and operating a couple of JAM...

Fauna Engineering: Looking Back at 2019

There’s nothing like the end of the year to take a moment to reflect on what has passed in the previous months and what excitement lies ahead in the coming ones. FaunaDB and the team that builds it has changed a lot over the past ...

Announcing Cloud Onboarding Guide Rails

We’re pleased to announce two new tutorials in the FaunaDB Console: Basic CRUD and GraphQL. As new users continue to join the FaunaDB community at a growing rate, we know that the use cases for the database continue to diversify. ...

Announcing New FQL Features

We’re pleased to announce new FQL capabilities that empower users to write more concise and powerful FQL statements with: Date/Time arithmetic functionsAny/All functionsType cast functionsType check functions New preview features ...