Explore a comprehensive guide demystifying GraphQL federated API gateways using Apollo and Nest, authored by Manjula Jayawardana. The article delves into the intricacies of setting up a robust, interconnected system without overwhelming jargon. With a focus on simplicity, it offers insights and practical steps, ideal for both beginners and seasoned developers. Dive in for a clear pathway to mastering this modern approach to API development without the unnecessary hype.
Tools & Open Source
The team that maintains GraphQL Editor recently released GraphQL AI, a set of tools that allows you to query common AI models using GraphQL. If you'd like to add some AI magic to your app, and are already using GraphQL, take a look!
Curious about integrating PostgreSQL with GraphQL? This read unveils the GrafBase Postgres Connector, a game-changer for database interaction. Delve into an exploration of its functionalities and benefits, sans the technical maze. Tailored for both beginners and seasoned tech enthusiasts, it offers insights without drowning you in complex terminologies. Whether you're a developer or a database aficionado, this article offers a clear path to understanding and harnessing this connector's potential.
David Cramer posted a hot take on GraphQL on X (formerly Twitter) a couple days ago, which blew up and sparked a ton of interesting conversations. It all started with "Still can’t believe we all got tricked into using graphql", and ended with thoughtful input from a lot of folks in the GraphQL ecosystem. And some drama too.
The Paris GraphQL community will host a meetup on November 16th, 6pm. Talks will include Apollo GraphOS, how to use a federated Graph with microservices and more. If you're interested, sign up via the link provided on Meetup.