BYOD – Bring Your Own DatabasePosted by Itay Herskovits on Feb 11, 2015
It can be tough to gauge migration efforts when evaluating Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) providers. If you are building a brand new web application, you are usually not particularly concerned with the costs to migrate to the new application infrastructure. However, if you have an existing application that you are porting to a new provider, you’re faced with a problem: what do you do with your data? Below we’ll look at the core challenges in migrating to providers like Firebase and Parse, and then evaluate a different approach to data as presented by Backand.