Persistent Compute Objects, or Picos
, are tools for modeling the Internet Of Things
A pico represents an entity—something that has a unique identity and a long-lived existence.
Picos can represent people, places, things, organizations, and even ideas.
As near as I can tell, Persistent Compute Objects is the first implementation of a Serverless Architecture and/or perhaps Functions as a Service which I can find references back to 2013
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