We've heard about GraphQL quite a bit. We know that there are problems with REST and GraphQL solves many of those problems. But now we have a new problem: Transitioning from REST to GraphQL. Let's talk about what it takes to do that well and how services need to adapt to this new way of thinking about data access.
- Links: Zero to GraphQL on GitHub (https://github.com/steveluscher/zero-to-graphql), Zero to GraphQL Video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBGzsb2UkeY), Wrapping a REST API in GraphQL blog post (http://graphql.org/blog/rest-api-graphql-wrapper/), Charles, Apollo, and postgraphql
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