Marc-Andre Giroux

Marc-Andre Giroux

A Jazz guitarist turned developer, Marc-André is currently working at Shopify, trying to make commerce better for everyone. When he's not hacking on Rails, GraphQL or Relay, he likes lifting heavy barbells above his head.

Sessions Montréal 2017

Exploring GraphQL

Session en anglais - Intermédiaire

As our applications grow larger, our typical APIs sometimes become harder to scale. Dealing with round-trips, custom endpoints and over-fetching becomes part of your life as a developer and slows you down.

Let's explore GraphQL: a declarative and hierarchal way to fetch data, with one endpoint to rule them all.