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Six lessons learnt while using Microsoft Graph

As part of my work with Linknow the last few months I've been working extensively with Microsoft Graph, which is an API for accessing data from Azure, and other Microsoft services. Here's a list of some of the things I've learned.

The future is now: trying out GraphQL and AWS Lambda

Lately I've been trying out some new technologies that may change web development. The GraphQL query language combined with a serverless architecture enabled by Lambda form a wonderful combination that makes the work of developing an API and managing a server obsolete. Or does it? Let's have a peek into the future!

User authorization with React/Redux

Here's the problem. You want to prevent access to parts of your app for users that are not logged in, and additionally you want to prevent logged in users without the right role or access level (non-admins typically) from accessing yet more parts of your app.