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Lumen APIs, Pizza and Alexa Apps at Laravel Meetup Groningen

RB Group CTO Jeroen Derwort presented two talks at the Laravel Meetup Groningen. The first talk is about how RB Group leverages Amazon Web Services with Lumen to create APIs that are capable of serving aviation grade applications. The second presentation covers the development of the Amazon Alexa voice assistent for airline crew.
React Live in Amsterdam

RB Group attend React Live Conference in Amsterdam

Over 800 developers were present on Friday, September 13th 2019 at the React Live Conference in Amsterdam. There were talks and live coding sessions by 14 speakers, about topics such as System Design, Animation, MobX, React Hooks, Performance, React Native, Gatsby, Next.JS and Micro-frontends. The fact that all speakers coded live, made this both a […]
Mission to Israel

RB Group’s Mission to Israel

As one of the most innovative start-ups in aviation, RB Group was selected to participate in the EU Deep Dive Week Mission to Israel. CEO Richard Versluis and CTO Jeroen Derwort made the trip to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to connect with corporations, investors and start-ups in the Israeli ecosystem.

Mastering next-gen AWS cloud deployment

It’s the buzz everybody is talking about in tech: micro-services and cloud deployments. But few companies actually have been able to successfully make the move into this promising but challenging field. RB Group has done it.

RB team attends Firebase roadshow India

Last week RB India team had the opportunity to attend the Firebase Roadshow, organized by Google. It is a day-long event with multiple demos and best practices sessions from the engineering team. A great opportunity to catch up on the latest developments for the rapidly evolving Firebase platform.

React Native, Flutter or Ionic? A 2019 comparison.

Mobile app development has been moving rapidly ever since the first iPhone was introduced by Steve Jobs. Developers have more choices than ever. Not only can we develop apps natively, but also interesting alternatives have entered the arena, such as React Native, Flutter and Ionic. But will they stack up against good old native? And […]

What’s needed to operate an app at scale in aviation

One of the most challenging moments any online application faces, is when it becomes so popular that it has to handle tens of thousands of requests per second, without slowing down. Scalability is really hard to achieve. It is where many aviation start-ups fail. We at RosterBuster have recognized this and have successfully countered it […]