In the last few years, GraphQL has been growing in popularity. A lot of companies have started adopting this technology to build their APIs. It has been gaining a lot of traction. In this talk, we’ll first go on to see how GraphQL overcomes some of the major limitations of REST. Post that, we’ll discuss some points on the case against GraphQL so you can have a clearer idea of whether you need GraphQL, before you jump into using it at work.