Tom is the technical director of Torchbox, a UK software company which uses Python to make the world a better place. He runs the open source Wagtail project, designing and maintaining the popular Django-based CMS used by NASA, Google, Mozilla and Apple. His interests include serverless architectures, headless content management and practical machine learning.
For many people, deploying their site is still the hardest part of being a Django developer. This talk will demonstrate three modern, low-cost alternatives to the standard approaches. I'll show how to deploy the same app three times, using self-hosted Docker, Google Cloud Run and static site generation, outlining the trade-offs with each approach.