JSJ 317: Prisma with Johannes Schickling



    • Charles Max Wood
    • AJ O’Neal

    Special Guests: Johannes Schickling

    In this episode, the JavaScript Jabber panelists discuss Prisma with Johannes Schickling. Johannes is the CEO and co-founder of GraphCool and works with Prisma. They talk about the upcoming changes within GraphCool, what Prisma is, and GraphQL back-end operations. They also touch on the biggest miscommunication about Prisma, how Prisma works, and much more!

    In particular, we dive pretty deep on:

    • JSJ Episode 257
    • MJS Episode 055
    • Raised a seed round
    • Rebranding of GraphCool
    • What are you wanting to do with the seed money you raised?
    • Focused on growing his team currently
    • Making GraphQL easier to do
    • The change in the way people build software
    • What is Prisma?
    • Two things you need to do as you want to adopt GraphQL
    • Apollo Client and Relay
    • GraphQL on the back-end
    • Resolvers
    • Resolving data in one query
    • Prisma supports MySQL and PostgreSQL
    • How do you control access to the GraphQL endpoint that Prisma gives you?
    • Biggest miscommunication about Prisma
    • Prisma makes it easier for you to make your own GraphQL server
    • Application schemas
    • How do you blend your own resolvers with Prisma?
    • And much, much more!