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Performance Testing a GraphQL API

This is a guest post by Bob Reselman.

GraphQL is an API architecture that was created and used at Facebook starting in 2012 in order to improve the way it delivered its News Feed data. The technology has enjoyed significant adoption since going open source in 2015, and today GraphQL is powering APIs from companies such as Atlassian, Credit Karma, GitHub, Intuit, KLM, Pinterest, Shopify, The New York Times, WordPress and Yelp.

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