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GraphQL Meets Drupal | Mediacurrent

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 16:43 -- rprice

whilst traditional REST is the more popular approach for fetching data, it may not be the best in solving many of the problems of handling hierarchical data. In comes GraphQL, a database querying language built by Facebook, to solve the limitations of REST - which may include overfetching, under fetching, multiple round-trips, and versioning issues.