Evaluating GraphQL and REST API Services Performance in a Massive and Intensive Accessible Information System

Armin Lawi, Benny L. E. Panggabean, Takaichi Yoshida (October 2021)

Currently, most middleware application developers have two choices when designing or implementing Application Programming Interface (API) services; i.e., they can either stick with Representational State Transfer (REST) or explore the emerging GraphQL technology. Although REST is widely regarded as the standard method for API development, GraphQL is believed to be revolutionary in overcoming the main drawbacks of REST, especially data-fetching issues. Nevertheless, doubts still remain, as there are no investigations with convincing results in evaluating the performance of the two services …

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3. Jan 2022

Kategorie: Best Practice