Articles on datalayer

DataLayer: GraphQL - Translating Backend Data to Frontend Needs

DataLayer: GraphQL - Translating Backend Data to Frontend Needs

Engineers working on backend data services are often focused on operational concerns like data consistency, reliability, upti…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
DataLayer: Managing (or not) the Data in Immutable Infrastructure

DataLayer: Managing (or not) the Data in Immutable Infrastructure

The idea of immutable infrastructure is awesome. However, a major problem immediately erupts when we get to the part where we…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
DataLayer: Online Schema Migrations for MySQL Using gh-ost

DataLayer: Online Schema Migrations for MySQL Using gh-ost

gh-ost is a new tool by GitHub which changes the paradigm of MySQL online schema changes, designed to overcome today's limita…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
DataLayer: Partial Indexing for Improved Query Performance

DataLayer: Partial Indexing for Improved Query Performance

PostgreSQL is able to let you index just a subset of your data if that's what your application in interested in. The feature…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
Compose and Seattle: Unremoting and DataLayer

Compose and Seattle: Unremoting and DataLayer

This week sees a Compose tradition taking place in Seattle as the whole, much expanded Compose team gets together to work tog…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Scylla 1.3, Conferences, Apollo, CockroachDB, gRPC, Redbot and more : Compose's Little Bits 45

Scylla 1.3, Conferences, Apollo, CockroachDB, gRPC, Redbot and more : Compose's Little Bits 45

Scylla is thrifty with 1.3, Conferences to go to, Apollo's typescripted GraphQL re-write, CockroachDB's code yellow, gRPC hit…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Join us for DataLayer

Join us for DataLayer

Compose is hosting an all new conference to have a conversation about data and how managing it has become the fabric of appli…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe