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Javascript + AWS Stack – A server-free, webapp boilerplate using bleeding-edge AWS services
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What is JAWS?

The Javascript + AWS Stack – A server-free, webapp boilerplate using bleeding-edge AWS services that redefine how to build massively scalable web applications
JAWS is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
JAWS is an open source tool with 34K GitHub stars and 3.9K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to JAWS's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses JAWS?


JAWS Integrations

JavaScript, Amazon S3, AWS Lambda, Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon API Gateway are some of the popular tools that integrate with JAWS. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with JAWS.

Why developers like JAWS?

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JAWS's Features

  • Use No Servers: Never deal with scaling/deploying/maintaing/monitoring servers again.
  • Isolated Components: The JAWS back-end is comprised entirely of AWS Lambda Functions.
  • Scale Infinitely: A back-end comprised of Lambda functions comes with a ton of concurrency and you can easily enable multi-region redundancy.
  • Be Cheap As Possible: Lambda functions run only when they are called, and you only pay for when they are run.

JAWS Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to JAWS?
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
.NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
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JAWS's Followers
26 developers follow JAWS to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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