DPE Lowdown: How Apollo Kotlin does DPE with Develocity

September 6, 2023

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST


In this episode of DevProdEng Lowdown we chat with Martin Bonin, Mobile engineer at Apollo, to get the Lowdown on their DPE wins with Develocity. Apollo is the company building tools for the GraphQL ecosystem. The Apollo Kotlin project is an open source type safe GraphQL client that allows you to connect your Kotlin UI to your GraphQL backend. 


40 min + Q&A


Martin Bonin, Nelson Osacky, Tyler Bertrand, Rooz Mohazzabi


  • Introduction to GraphQL
  • Introduction to the Apollo Koltin Project
  • Developer Productivity wins
  • The remote build cache Impact on CI
  • Identifying and debugging cache misses with Build Validation scripts
  • Apollo, Gradle, and JetBrains collaborating with build scans to resolve build cacheability issues
  • Gradle Kotlin DSL