Begin simplifies DevOps... a lot!
Hello everyone! I'm a new convert to the JAMStack so I've been looking for a Cloud Function provider. There are easy to use services for static site hosting but options are more limited for Cloud Functions providers. AWS Lambda and Google Cloud Functions are the big ones.…
How does provisioning services work?
Sorry if this is a dumb question, but does Begin handle provisioning all of the services you need? Lets say for example I am using S3, Lambdas, Dynamo, and Cognito - do I need to go into my aws account and set all those up or is Begin able to provision them for me?
Make calls to AWS Rekognition
Hi, what's the best way to allow a Begin function to talk to an AWS service like AWS Rekognition? If I were doing this in Serverless Framework (or similar), I'd expect to have to update an IAM policy to let my Lambda function talk to Rekognition. Is there a place to do that in…
GitHub orgs support!
Great news: you can now provision your Begin app into the GitHub org of your choosing! Check it out now here: https://begin.com/apps/new Also don't forget that you can flip any Begin app repo from public to private by authorizing Begin in your account settings. Just head to…
[solved] Watcher doesn't rehydrate all function code?
Checking out a new project, was wondering why the watcher is so limited in the sandbox? I'd think any function code changes would need to be rehydrated in the local environment, as well? Appears to be limited to the manifest and "shared" code... curious about the implications…
Enabling GraphQL playground
Hello peeps! I really appreciate your work on Begin & Architect :) I was playing around with the Begin basic Apollo GraphQL API, and I was trying to enable the playground by adding (as the apollo-server-lambda docs explain): I tried accessing the playground by adding graphql/ to…
Sandbox local dev environment: new features and fixes
Begin's local dev environment, OpenJS Architect Sandbox has gotten a fair number of nice upgrades lately. If you haven't updated lately, definitely consider it! Here are a few highlights: • Auto-hydration updates • Hydration is the process by which your various functions'…
Create private repos when making new apps!
By popular demand: now when you're creating a new app, you'll have the option of setting up the app with a private repo! Of course, if you already have an app, you can always head to your account page, authorize private repos from there, and toggle your existing app's repo to…