Social Auth with Django REST Framework
This post is part 3 of a series on using OAuth with Django REST Framework. Part 2 focused on setting up your own OAuth2 server for your application, part 4 offers a richer explanation of server vs. client oauth flows, and part 5 is about integrating parts 2 & 3. For a summary of my thoughts on the process, see the series overview.
SF Django Meetup: Asynchronous Events and Architecture
Last month, we met on January 28th at InfoScout's offices to hear from their head engineer and co-founder, Jon Brelig about how they architected their asynchronous operations.
Global Search in Django Rest Framework
My first few months of working with Django Rest Framework was a delight because so much functionality comes out of the box. For example, let's say you have a user model and you want to search for a user via their username. You can add this functionality by defining a filtering backend (in our case, using DRF's SearchFilter) and a search field specifying which field to search upon like this:
SF Django Meetup: Microservices at Prezi
Last month, we met on October 29th at the Prezi offices to hear from two of their engineers about how they're migrating their application from a monolithic structure to microservices.