Announcing LoopBack.next, the Next Step to Make LoopBack Effortlessly Extensible

History

In 2013, we started LoopBack as a mobile-backend-as-a-service, evolving out of earlier efforts such as Deployd and JugglingDB. Users quickly told us that what they needed wasn’t a backend-as-a-service itself, but a framework to build their own MBaaS. We built LoopBack on top of the popular Express library and based it on open standards to ensure compatibility; We developed it in the open to ensure we could address users’ problems and needs.

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What’s Next?

The core LoopBack team has talked to thousands of people about LoopBack over the past three and a half years. These discussions have molded our thinking about what users need and how to proceed. Read more

InterConnect 2017 Wrap-Up: Cognitive, Cloud, Quantum and Curiosity

Well, that was amazing.

IBM InterConnect 2017 wrapped up about a week ago. I am still trying to parse all the knowledge and insights I gathered, as well as all the connections made. This was my first InterConnect event and its size and depth continuously blew me away. My domain is typically smaller, developer-focused community events that, on average, host an audience in the hundreds. Events this size, with attendance in the thousands, are a new thing for me. That being said, it was easy to find many, many informative and insightful sessions. I’ve come away from the event invigorated and flush with inspiration. Read more

The Future of Node Podcast Series: Node.js Backstory and Its Future

IBM and StrongLoop sponsored Changelog’s The Future of Node Spotlight series at Node Interactive 2016. Adam spoke with event attendees about Node.js and the Node community. In this podcast, Adam discusses Node.js’ backstory and its future.

Changelog is a podcast and digital media company that tells developer-centric stories. They’re hacker to the heart. You may know them best from their popular podcast “The Changelog” – a weekly podcast that covers the technology and people of open source. It’s about the code, the people, and the community.

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More StrongLoop & IBM Sessions at IBM InterConnect 2017

IBM InterConnect is in one week! Last week, we shared a rundown of what our StrongLoop evangelist team would be talking about at the event. Now, we’re excited to share more StrongLoop and IBM Sessions at IBM InterConnect 2017. This is by no means a complete list of the InterConnect sessions, so be sure to get an overview of the event with Week at A Glance and use Watson get information on InterConnect sessions.

InterConnect 2017 March 19-23 in Las Vegas, NV

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The Future of Node Podcast Series: Node, IoT, and Robotics

IBM and StrongLoop sponsored Changelog’s The Future of Node Spotlight series at Node Interactive 2016. Adam spoke with event attendees about Node.js and the Node community. In this podcast, Adam discussed Node, IoT and robotics.

Changelog is a podcast and digital media company focused on telling developer-centric stories. They’re hacker to the heart. You may know them best from their popular podcast “The Changelog” – a weekly podcast that covers the technology and people of open source. It’s about the code, the people, and the community.

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