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Core Data

Scaphold's core data platform allows you to easily define complex data models that are instantly deployed to a production GraphQL API backed by a highly available SQL cluster. Core Data provides a great set of tools for powering core application logic.

Every type in your schema that implements the Node interface is backed by core data. That means every type that implements Node maps to a single table and can be related to any other core data types via Connection fields. Each core data type X also receives a createX, updateX, and deleteX mutation as well as various ways to read the data with getX, allX, and through connections.

Scaphold allows you to write GraphQL queries that are compiled down to SQL which means you get powerful filtering abilities with WhereArgs as well as compound orderBy expressions. We even expose the ability for you to index certain fields in your data so that you can optimize the queries that are important to your application.