Latest Backend Performance posts

July 10, 2023

Performance impacts of Apollo Router customizations

The Apollo Router features three customization options out of the box to adjust behavior: configuration options, Rhai scripting, and external coprocessing. We refer to these as extensibility options. Extensibility of the Router is one of its primary strengths and is a critical feature for many organizations large and small. Understanding the performance implications of these […]

September 13, 2022

Continuously improve your graph with field-level usage and health metrics from Apollo Studio.

Planning for change requires graph maintainers to tread carefully – the more you know about how your schema is being used, the more confidently and quickly you can move. With the new Field Insights page in Apollo Studio, safe and rapid innovation of your graph just got a whole lot easier.

February 22, 2022

Faster federated graphs and better usage data with Apollo Server 3.6

With the release of Apollo Server 3.6, we introduced new features and configuration to improve usage reporting to Apollo Studio. They are companion features to Inline Tracing for federated GraphQL APIs and OpenTelemetry support. With operation shape-based usage reporting, you get a clearer picture of how your graph is used with a much smaller impact […]

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August 3, 2021

Introducing Open Telemetry for Apollo Federation

by Lenny Burdette

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November 8, 2023

Apollo Client Office Hours with Alessia Bellisario

by Dylan Anthony