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Most startups fail because they run out of cash and time. Serverless helps you spend time only on things that matter instead of stuff that seems shiny but isn’t essential. With serverless, we can be sure that our applications will scale automatically to meet the current workload. For the 2016 Australian census, two students at a hackathon re-built the census website in 72 hours and used serverless. It turns out they were able to serve more requests than the initially predicted load for the Australian census website.