Anthony Accomazzo

Anthony Accomazzo

BY Anthony Accomazzo
4 min read
Announcing bidirectional sync

We're excited to announce that our Salesforce and HubSpot syncs are now bidirectional! Changes in Salesforce or HubSpot sync to your database in just a few seconds. With bidirectional sync, when you make changes in your database Sequin pushes those changes to the API. At the heart of our two-way...

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
10 min read
We used Elixir's Observer to hunt down bottlenecks

Want to work on challenging distributed systems problems with Elixir and OTP? Sequin lets developers integrate with APIs using Postgres. We use a suite of OTP tools to sync data in real-time. We're hiring, no Elixir experience required.We recently experienced some puzzling runtime characteristics: our machine reported a high...

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
8 min read
What's changed in your API?

Do you make it easy for consumers to find out what's changed in your API?...

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
10 min read
Handling Twilio Events Part 1: PG Notify

Use PG Notify and Sequin to handle your Twilio messages and phone calls in real-time....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
6 min read
Give me /events, not webhooks

Webhooks come with some challenges. We prefer polling an /events endpoint instead when possible....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
6 min read
Syncing Stripe to Postgres

At Sequin, we replicate APIs to Postgres databases in real-time. We want to provide our customers with the experience of having direct, row-level access to their data from third-party platforms, like Stripe and Airtable....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
8 min read
Our Airtable sync process, layer by layer

At Sequin, we replicate APIs to Postgres databases in real-time. We want to provide our customers with the experience of having direct, row-level access to their data from third-party platforms, like Stripe and Airtable. After the concept of Sequin crystallized, we knew we had to get something to market quickly....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
7 min read
Stripe on Sequin: Replicate Stripe to Postgres in real-time

Now you can get a replica Postgres database with all your Stripe data, synced in real-time. It’s like having row-level access to your data in stripe_prod....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
5 min read
Benchmarking Airtable API performance

I wanted to get to the bottom of what caused writes to slow down so significantly....

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BY Anthony Accomazzo
8 min read
What is RDS Proxy? Exploring with benchmarks

I was surprised when a customer wrote in to explain that he noticed - for simple SQL queries - the Airtable API was about as performant as querying his Sequin-provisioned Airtable database. We'd expect a database query to be at least an order of magnitude faster than an API query....

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