There has been a lot of excitement about microservices. So there should be. The serverless computing model is designed from the ground up to be "microservices-first", and help overcomes the hardships they inflict on teams working in traditional computing environments.
I have decided to rebrand to more accurately reflect the needs of organizations looking to develop cloud-native software. DevOps is no longer enough - only a combination of excellence in software engineering as well as infrastructure management can provide the edge needed to succeed.
Are containers the future? Everyone seems to think so. However, their development and popularity mirrors that of another technology that came before, which was eventually used to enable something even greater. Containers too will enable something greater - the serverless model.