We’ve just wrapped up our first ever Launch Week. Here’s a recap of everything that we released, along with some practical deep dives and tutorials.
Start your app on Platformatic cloud, now open to everyone!
Watch our co-founders Luca Maraschi and Matteo Collina announcing all of the incredible new features in Platformatic Cloud and our open-source tools.
We’ve also put together a handy YouTube playlist with all the announcements, deep dives and Q&A sessions from Launch Week.
Platformatic Cloud: live and FREE for everyone
You can try the future of API deployment today with Platformatic Cloud Free.
Deploy your Node.js applications with:
✅ Pull request preview apps
✅ Rapid deploys
✅ Freedom from build minutes
✅ Observability by default
💫 Read about the new Platformatic Cloud features in the launch blog post
Open-source: Platformatic Client
We’ve made a new release of our open-source tools. It includes the all new Platformatic Client: a fast and type-safe way to create API clients for your services.
⚡ Read the v0.19.0 release blog post to learn more
Open-source deep dive: Platformatic Client - Video
Platformatic Client is a fast and type-safe way to create API clients for your services. You can use the Platformatic CLI to generate an API client, or use the
@platformatic/client library programmatically.
Tutorial: Build a polls API with Platformatic DB
We’re delighted to share a new tutorial with you by Kelvin O Omereshone. If you want to learn how to rapidly build REST and GraphQL APIs with the full flexibility of Platformatic DB, Kelvin’s got you covered!
Deep dive on new Cloud features - Video
Our Developer Advocate Simon Plenderleith took a deep dive into all of the new features of Platformatic Cloud.
He shows how you can effectively combine Platformatic Cloud with the hosted Postgres service Neon. This gives you a fully isolated preview app and database for every pull request. It’s a fantastic way to test and deploy your Node.js applications!
A big thank you to the folks at Neon who helped us put together the workflows.
Cloud Q&A with Luca Maraschi - Video
Be sure to check out the Q&A that we hosted after the deep dive, with our Co-founder and CEO Luca Maraschi. Luca shares his thoughts about building a Cloud platform on the solid foundations of Node.js and Fastify.
Tutorial: Building a Link Curation API with Platformatic
Check out Ian Wootten's fantastic tutorial, where they take you step-by-step through building a custom GraphQL API with Platformatic DB. It’s a great way to get familiar with the features of Platformatic DB and learn how to add custom functionality to your app.
Matteo's talk at CityJS London conference
Photo by Marcel Cutts
Our launch week was brought to a close on Friday by our CTO Matteo’s talk at the wonderful CityJS London conference: I would never use an ORM (video coming soon).