There is a large variety of software being used in modern IT departments, everything from databases to CRMs to enterprise integration platforms. Which of these platforms are strategic for your organization and will lead to success? You’ll notice that these systems are either new or have evolved significantly from their origins, have strong investments in research and development (R&D) and have an active community of users, examples include Salesforce and MuleSoft.
It was an amazing year for the MuleSoft Community in 2019, breaking all the records from years prior! Newer MuleSoft developers learned from veteran developers through a number of events, articles, and videos. Before we say goodbye to 2019, we want to review the amazing year we had and highlight some of the key Community moments before starting our exciting 2020 projects.
More than 120 MuleSoft Community Meetups were held across 30 countries and garnered more than 5,000 attendees in 2018. 2019 already hits the ground sprinting with 17 events scheduled so far in January and February!
At MuleSoft, we are fortunate to have a community of developers that answer questions about Mule, share best practices, and organize meetups. Their knowledge and effort make building solutions with MuleSoft simpler and more rewarding.
We are very happy today to unveil today not one, but two major updates across the MuleSoft developer experience: 1.) our brand new documentation platform, and 2.) a totally revamped developer forum.
A brand new doc platform
You can have the greatest technology in the world, but it means nothing if you don’t have fast, intuitive, and eminently searchable documentation by its side. When you couple those two things together,
Gradle is gaining more and more popularity as a build system. It combines the power of scripting with the simplicity of conventions. Declarative builds are very straightforward, where customizations do not end up in tons of messy configurations.
Currently, Mule has two ways of building projects:
Apps can be built through Mule Studio, which is simple by nature but not very friendly with continuous integration,
MuleSoft provides the most widely used integration platform for connecting any application, data source or API, whether in the cloud or on-premises. With Anypoint Platform®, MuleSoft delivers a complete integration experience built on proven open source technology, eliminating the pain and cost of point-to-point integration. Anypoint Platform includes CloudHub™ iPaaS, Mule ESB™, and a unified solution for API management™, design and publishing.