Lowest cost alternative to AWS SNS+SQS and Lambda
There was a really good question on Reddit recently regarding finding a lower cost alternative to SQS and Lambda. u/more-food-plz asked:
I have an application that uses sns+sqs to schedule async “jobs” that later get handled by a lambda function. One drawback to this approach is that when using SQS as an event source for lambda, lambda polls SQS ~20,000 times a day.
I have about 25 SQS queues each with an additional dead letter queue, because of all the lambda polling, an empty deployment receiving no traffic results in a ~7$ per month AWS bill.
I’m wondering if there’s another way to architect in way that:
This was a perfect use case for Zeplo!