The Event Gateway is an event router designed for event-driven, serverless architectures. It makes it easy to wire functions to http endpoints, react to business events with serverless functions, and to share event subscriptions with others.
Simplify API The Event Gateway is the simplest developer experience for wiring Serverless functions to http endpoints.
Expand your Serverless use-cases by reacting to any custom event with Serverless functions.
The Event Gateway is open source and cloud agnostic, allowing for more choice and flexibility.
These are the 3 main use cases for Event Gateway that you should know about.
Use the Event Gateway alongside with Serverless Framework to get the simplest, most productive developer experience possible for developing APIs. A single configuration file allows you to list your functions and define the endpoints that they’re subscribed to. Hit deploy and you’re live.
The Event Gateway makes it dead simple to wire functions to any customer event, including webhooks.
The Event Gateway is cloud agnostic, allowing for more vendor choice and flexibility.
Easily subscribe FaaS functions to HTTP endpoints. Setup multiple Serverless services under a single domain, even across AWS accounts.
Take advantage of pub/sun functionality but utilizing custom events. This allows you to process the same event with multiple systems.
Automatically route events to external systems like Kinesis, Firehose, SQS, etc.
All your cloud services are now compatible with one another; share cross-cloud functions and events with AWS Lambda, Microsoft Azure, IBM OpenWhisk and Google Cloud Platform.
Data streams in you application become events. Centralize events from any cloud provider to get a bird’s eye view of all the data flowing through your cloud.
Share events and functions to other parts of the application. Your teammates can find them and utilize them in their own services.