Build a mobile phone authentication component with React and Firebase
Posted on August 15, 2019, Level advanced Resource Length long
Krissanawat Kaewsanmuang wrote this article in which he let you learn how to build a reusable phone authentication component with React and Firebase. This is 3rd part of series of article. In order to understand this tutorial properly, it is recommended to go through previous chapters of this tutorial series.
Versioning Web API
Posted on August 14, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
More and more organizations today face a dynamic and changing environment. This article reads about versioning in general and versioning Web API using multiple versioning strategies in detail. By Blog of Pi.
Memory management in Python
Posted on August 5, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
This article describes memory management in Python 3.6. If you are interested in GC details, you can read my article about Garbage collection in Python. By Artem Golubin.
Tags python programming software apps apis
Tool up your API integration testing with OpenAPI
Posted on June 26, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length long
Vinod Chandru, Chief Technical Officer and Co-Founder, Kloudless wrote this long post about integartiomn testing for your API. The modern web application is no longer a self-contained hub for the distribution of its own data. Uniformity in how APIs operate and what they return has become an increasingly important goal for engineers who build and maintain the APIs.
Tags agile tdd apis web-development
How we use Apache Kafka and the Confluent Platform
Posted on June 4, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Jendrik Poloczek from confluent.io published this article about their experience building the core infrastructure to integrate, clean, and analyze blockchain data.
API design: Why you should use links, not keys, to represent relationships in APIs
Posted on May 17, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
An article by Martin Nally from Google about how expressing relationships is very important in APIs. The most common way that API developers express relationships is to expose database keys, or proxies for them, in the fields of the entities they expose.
How I migrate Node.js app to serverless using Lambda & API Gateway & Terraform
Posted on May 6, 2019, Level advanced Resource Length long
Herve Khg published this hands on guide how he goes about migrating projects to serverless. The guise only focuses on the terraform code for building the infrastructure, not on the app code itself.
Tags web-development how-to devops apis aws
Kafka-Streams -- road to autoscaling via Kubernetes
Posted on April 16, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
This article is based on the talk Scale in / Scale out with Kafka-Streams and Kubernetes from Xebicon'18. Loïc Divad is the author of this article and he aims to present a few advantages that come with specific practices related to Kafka-Streams like containerization and orchestration, and especially autoscaling.
Tags kubernetes apis apache devops
Comparing serverless architecture providers: AWS, Azure, Google, IBM, and other FaaS vendors
Posted on April 12, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length long
This is comparison between the largest serverless vendors (and some open source alternatives) has all the right metrics. From the pen of Ihor Lobastov published in March 2019.
Building stateful apps with serverless functions and Postgres
Posted on April 2, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Tirumarai Selvan, Product Lead at Hasura, published this guide which explores the different ways to deal with application state when writing business logic in serverless functions. Author uses Postgres as the database when talking about these different approaches, and often use Hasura as one of the glue solutions between your serverless functions and your Postgres database.
gRPC and Protocol Buffers as an alternative to JSON REST APIs
Posted on March 11, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Rafael Sales wrote this article about gRPC as alternative to REST APIs. gRPC is an open-source remote procedure call framework and Protocol Buffers is a mechanism for serializing structured data.
Tags golang programming gcp apis
Common API mistakes and how to avoid them
Posted on February 24, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long