Typescript has been getting significant attention in the past year and with over 2 million downloads per month on npm, there has undoubtedly been an increase in adoption. However, many people are still unsure if Typescript will benefit their project, and there are few resources that show how Typescript can be used in large projects and what the practical benefits are. In this post we aim to highlight how we use Typescript at Etleap so that people can get an impression of why we decided to use it and how we benefit from it.
At Etleap, what we do is help customers ETL their data. Our customers consume data from many different services like Salesforce, Marketo and Google AdWords, but the vast majority of them also have data in traditional SQL databases. Continue reading “Preventing database connection leaks”