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Rethinking CodeGen: IDL, Thrift, gRPC, Ohh My



Cameron Waeland discusses the evolution of Compass - both the technology stack and the migration process to get where they are. He presents their extensible code generation framework which is at the heart of their automatically generated REST to gRPC reverse proxy and how they've been able to leverage it to empower their client and service developers.


Cameron Waeland works as a Software Engineer at Compass, where he has been leading API development for the past year and a half. Prior to Compass, he worked at JW Player where he was head of platform architecture building both video player and platform solutions instrumental in driving adoption of the JW Player.

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Sep 26, 2017

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