2 seconds build time with ESbuild (bye Webpack)

ForewordLike so many applications out there, our WebApp MVP was initially generated with the popular create-react-app command-line tool. It makes things very easy at first: no need to think about how to set up a local server, a bundler, a compiler, typescript config, how to support multiple content types,… and…

Hola Microservices. What took us so long?

4-tier architectureWhile it's not something you would want to start with (well, unless you already have all the building blocks) a micro-service oriented architecture comes with more gains than pains. What you are looking at is the current state of TT architecture. Yes, You can probably recognise the pattern -…

Hello Tech Time, Goodbye Tech Debt

At ToolTime, like in every engineering organisation, we have a lot to do: build new features, scale existing ones, tidy existing code, improve architectures, fix bugs, update tools, research new solutions, imagine the future, et cetera, et cetera… With this many responsibilities, and the backlog endlessly full of new potential…