1. React
  2. React Rally
  3. 2016
  4. Deploying GraphQL in a Serverless Context

Deploying GraphQL in a Serverless Context

Kevin Old at React Rally 2016

GraphQL's flexibility has made it an intriguing and necessary choice for frontend developers. These developers seem to understand the benefits of using GraphQL before their backend counterparts. Most concerns from backend developers are around the GraphQL structure and deployment. What if you could deploy GraphQL without the need to deploy and manage entire servers? In this talk we'll explore using GraphQL in a serverless context with AWS Lambda, using the Serverless framework. We'll look at the pros and cons of deploying GraphQL in such an architecture.