• How To Get Application Specific Metrics Using Express Gateway

    by Vincenzo Chianese on Tuesday March 13, 2018

    Unless you’re building a proof of concept or an application that’s not aiming to reach the production, you definitely want to add monitoring and metrics to your system. In this installment we’re going to look how Express-Gateway can help you to add application specific metrics and expose them through an HTTP endpoint that can be queried by an external service, such as Prometheus.

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  • Ship, Ship - Hooray! 1.7.3 is here.

    by Al Tsang on Monday March 12, 2018

    It’s true, we’ve slowed down on Express Gateway. Why? We’ve been pretty busy supporting developers deploying instances of Express Gateway on production environments. We are thrilled at this opportunity, but like any other open source project we’ve found a few edge cases. So, where to go from here?

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  • Getting Started with JSON Web Tokens and Express Gateway

    by Al Tsang on Thursday March 08, 2018

    In case you missed the important news - we released an update to Express Gateway with support for JSON Web Tokens (JWT). Now, we’d like to take a moment and go into more depth on how you can get started with JWT and Express Gateway.

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  • Getting Started with Environment Variables and Express Gateway

    by Al Tsang on Wednesday February 21, 2018

    There are a lot of resources out there when it comes to exploring the ins-n-outs of environment variables. Recently, we added support for environment variables in Express Gateway as a response to request we received from developers who are using Express Gateway in production right now. So, we’d like to take a moment and go into more depth on how you can get started with Environment Variables and Express Gateway.

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  • Developer Spotlight: Compare Amazon API Gateway vs Express Gateway

    by Valeri Karpov on Friday February 02, 2018

    Express Gateway and Amazon API Gateway are two different products for configuring middleware servers that provide services like rate limiting, authentication, and proxying. As a developer, I want to share the major trade-offs between using Amazon API Gateway and Express Gateway across several important dimensions.

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