2023 Issue #4 - September
2023 Issue #4 - September
This is a recurring newsletter of content around Ballerina and related technology topics such as integration, microservices, distributed systems, and cloud computing.
Comparing Ballerina Swan Lake
Apollo vs. Ballerina Swan Lake for GraphQL
In this first comparison, we look at both Apollo and Ballerina for implementing GraphQL APIs. GraphQL's flexibility, efficient data fetching, and improved developer experience are some of the few reasons that make it a powerful choice for implementing the backend for frontend (BFF) architecture, providing enhanced performance and simplified data management for frontend applications. Learn why Ballerina Swan Lake is an excellent choice for GraphQL due to its GraphQL-friendly abstractions.
Java vs. Ballerina Swan Lake for data-oriented programming
We next compare Ballerina and Java for data-oriented programming, which is crucial in modern software development due to its complexity and data-intensive nature of applications. Read this comparison to discover the power of Ballerina Swan Lake for data-oriented programming and see why it comes up on top for efficient data handling and processing.
New use cases: Data-oriented programming, EDA, and B2B
Check out our latest use case on data-oriented programming with Ballerina Swan Lake and discover the seamless synergy between the language and data, enabling an optimized approach to handle complex data scenarios.
Explore Ballerina’s Event-Driven Architecture (EDA) capabilities. Whether it's event streaming, data integration, or building reactive systems, Ballerina empowers developers with a seamless EDA experience.
Did you know that Ballerina Swan Lake is the only language with native support for B2B integrations? It enables a seamless exchange of business data with partner networks using standard formats like X12, EDIFACT, and custom EDI formats.
Latest training videos
Whether you're a seasoned programmer or just starting your coding journey, these training videos crafted by the Ballerina team cater to all skill levels and provide a comprehensive understanding of Ballerina Swan Lake.
The three playlists above by Sasindu Alahakoon offer an introduction to some basic concepts of Ballerina Swan Lake.
Anjana Supun shows us how to craft and deploy a real-world Ballerina Swan Lake application in Docker and Kubernetes.
Fathima Dilhasha will guide you through the prerequisites for using the Ballerina Swan Lake test framework.
Ballerina Tech Talk - The Developer's Journey: Building Integrations the Ballerina Way
Tuesday, September 26, 2023 | 9.30 a.m. PDT
Join Ballerina Platform Architect Sameera Jayasoma at the next Ballerina Tech Talk, where he will discuss the developer workflow process for building integrations with Ballerina Swan Lake. RSVP today and secure your spot.
Conf42: Kube Native 2023
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