SashiDo Video Series

Tanya Valeva

Hey everyone! We are excited to share with you about something new that we have been working on during the last couple of weeks and we can now announce :) We realize how important documentation and guidelines are for all of you, so after we received numerous requests we decided to launch a video tutorial series in our youtube channel. The first 3 tutorials are already present in the channel itself so you can check them by visiting it here. Logically, we wa ...

The perks of Parse Server

Peruna Keremidchieva

After announcing the official shutdown of the hosted Parse service, an open source version was released. It can be deployed to any infrastructure that can run NodeJS, works with the Express web application framework and can be added to existing web applications, or run by itself. Parse Server is the best open source option to explore for those who search for alternative for the Hosted MBaaS (Mobile Backend as a Service). It has the potential to be one of t ...

Choosing your Parse Server provider could be important decision, if you’ve decided to go with a third party solution. A lot of new companies and providers came on the market during the last year, which is awesome, because you have more options to choose from. This also creates competition which pushes providers to improve the quality of the service and to give better terms in order to gain more customers. On the other hand you may feel confused - everybody ...

Time flies fast. It’s been 10 months since Parse announced the future retirement of their hosted service. Many of you still feel uncertain about starting the migration process. We do understand your reasons - you need more time to see how the situation is going to develop, which new path to choose - self hosted backend or third party provider, you still wonder how stable are the fresh Parse Server providers. The actual migration also may scare you - you’v ...

SashiDo has been on the market for few months and during this time we had the opportunity to get to know more about our clients and what they need in order to receive fully complete experience with the service. After launching Advanced Cloud Code the top asked question was “Are Background jobs in the roadmap?” So we did it - now you can run scheduled tasks on your app. Why do I need Background Jobs? Because they give you the comfort to write a function o ...

How to set up WebHooks on SashiDo

Peruna Keremidchieva

SashiDo launched Advanced Cloud Code so you can have the ability to write more complex logic, add 3rd party API libraries and packages which provide you a lot of ready-to-use functionality. That’s awesome, but what happens if you want to implement your server-side logic in a language other than Javascript? Or if you want to use in your project a tool, not supported by Cloud Code? Then the perfect solution is to set up WebHooks on your application. They ar ...

Before the concept of Live Queries (WebSockets behind the scenes) was created, developers used comet and long polling in order to simulate real time web. The problem was that this technologies needed almost constant communication with the server, which, as you’d imagine, it’s not very fast and resource-friendly. Then Live Queries came and the Parse Server became realtime. Imagine an app game, which needs to update in real time non-stop. As you know, games ...

Cloud Code is one of the coolest features of Parse, but we take it even to the next level ;) You loved it and we love to make you happy so we decided to make the easiest possible way to set up your Cloud Code! After you migrate your app from Parse.com (if you haven’t done this yet, click here: Parse Migration in a Click ) you have to set up your Cloud Code in order to use it. First select the app you want to work on: Go to Core -> Cloud Code -> press “Con ...

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