Roy Derks

CTO - SwitchBay

Roy Derks is a developer/founder from Amsterdam, who works mainly on React applications. Both at his own startup SwitchBay and the City of Amsterdam, where all projects are open-sourced. In his "free" time he likes to share his knowledge with the JavaScript community on Twitter and during meetups and conferences. #javascriptEverywhere!

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Wrapping and Securing REST APIs with GraphQL

Your frontend developers are pushing to get started with GraphQL, but you don't have the backend capacity to migrate your existing REST APIs to GraphQL? Or you want to have a GraphQL API next to your existing endpoints that are based on REST? In this talk, I'll show how to create a Node.js/Express server that wraps existing REST APIs into one single GraphQL endpoint, while also keeping security in mind.

Language: English

Level: Intermediate

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