November 12, 2020

The Evolution of GraphQL at Scale

Most organizations’ adventures with GraphQL start with one team looking for a way to solve one of the most significant frontend development problems in a microservice architecture: how to get all the data your app needs without making a million and one service calls. For a frontend engineer, that promise of getting all the data […]

November 9, 2020

Caching Strategies in a Federated GraphQL Architecture

Caching, along with naming variables and off-by-one errors, is one of the hardest problems in programming. In this post, we’ll explore caching in a federated GraphQL context from local caching and memoization to distributed caching.  The approaches described here are only one of many ways to cache in a federated GraphQL architecture.  You can find […]

November 6, 2020

9 Lessons From a Year of Apollo Federation

At StockX, we’ve been running a federated GraphQL implementation for over a year now. Like any distributed system, the rewards it comes with also comes with challenges to overcome. Overall, we’ve had a positive experience serving our APIs with GraphQL and Apollo Federation. In this post, I’d like to highlight some of the most important […]

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November 4, 2020

Schema Services: Transitioning Towards a Federated Architecture

by Andy Roberts

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January 11, 2021

GraphQL Summit Worldwide is back!

by Julia Black