Posts by Brian McNamara

Brian is a Solutions Architect focused on enabling customers to develop products and services using Vendia. Prior to Vendia, Brian worked as a serverless solutions architect at Amazon Web Services (AWS). He has experience helping start-ups and enterprises to solve infrastructure automation challenges.

Why GraphQL isn't sufficient for business blockchains — and what we did about it
Learn how to enrich GraphQL with transactions, condition updates, and ledgering on the Vendia Share data collaboration platform.
How to scale your data ecosystem with Vendia Share
Bring multiple data partners from your business network into a controlled, compliant real-time data sharing platform in just minutes with this tutorial from the Solution Architecture team.
Why we combined GraphQL and a serverless distributed ledger
Learn why Vendia selected GraphQL as Vendia' Share's primary interface and how it can improve your development experience with Vendia Share with context from Brian McNamara, Sr. Solutions Architect.
Schema Evolution
Exploring the ability to update the data model in a Universal Application (Uni)
Authenticating Vendia Share Requests Using SAML
Learn how to use existing SAML identity providers to work with Vendia Share
Open Beta Changes
Changes to Vendia Share in advance of the Open Beta
Sharing Data with Fine-grained Control
Defining Data Access Among Partners in a Universal Application
Don't Rip and Replace - Integrate
Use Vendia Share to Complement Existing Data Stores.
How to create a cross-region serverless application in 5 minutes
Generating and sharing data with multiple parties in a consistent manner across geographic regions is hard. Vendia Share makes it trivial.
Kind humans really work here
Sr. Solutions Architect, Brian McNamara, reflects on his experience "putting a company policy to the test" when his family needed extra kindness and support.