1.28 - Unlocking the Jamstack with Auth0

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Alex Patterson

6/21/2021

Last Updated: 7/8/2021

James Q Quick

Links

https://twitter.com/jamesqquick

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamesqquick/

https://www.jamesqquick.com/

https://youtube.com/auth0

https://www.youtube.com/c/jamesqquick

Details

James is a developer, speaker, and teacher with a passion for Web Development. He is a Developer Advocate at Auth0 and has over 7 years of experience in Advocacy and Software Development. In his spare time, he runs a YouTube channel, plays co-ed soccer with his wife, spends time with his dogs, and can solve a Rubik's cube in under a minute.

Questions

  1. What is Auth0?
  2. How does it fit in the Jamstack?
  3. Is it too expensive if you scale?
    • Auth0 is 7K active users and unlimited logins.
  4. The latest Auth0 NodeJS SDK was just released, do you see this as a game changer?
  5. How do you integrate this with with something like Firebase, Fauna, AWS AppSync?
  6. What is the difference between AuthN and AuthZ and what does Auth0 handle?

Purrfect Picks

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