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August 28, 2023

Modernize your MERN Stack with GraphQL and GraphOS

To follow along, register for MongoDB Atlas and deploy a forever-free database cluster. Atlas is MongoDB’s multi-cloud database integrated with a suite of data services. After deploying your free cluster, proceed by cloning the MERN stack project. Follow the instructions outlined in the repository to set up and run the Node.js and React applications.

August 9, 2023

From Monolith to Federation

Introduction Many organizations own a Monolith (GraphQL or Non-GraphQL) and migrating away always seems an impossible task, most organizations fall into a seemingly endless amount of effort with very little progress to show for it. At Apollo we have seen many different patterns of migrating away from a monolith. In this blog we will discuss […]

July 25, 2023

Designing the GraphQL schema for Propel, an analytics API platform

Are you looking to add features like dashboards, time series visualizations, metrics, and reports to your application? Are you wondering how to model these in your GraphQL schema? At Propel, we have built an analytics platform powered by a GraphQL API. In this post, we want to share our lessons learned in designing the schema […]

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August 29, 2022

Schema-First vs Code-Only GraphQL

by Shane Myrick

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September 7, 2023

Office Hours: Apollo Server with Trevor Scheer

by Dylan Anthony