An alternative to mock servers with Ngrok
What is this article about?
Building web-applications with different languages is scary cool, At-least to a point where you end up with your build and have to set up a mock-server to test it against.
You need to look for hosting services, the VM and Its capacity and the overhead of managing it and securing it. The list goes on. It is quite advisable when you have teams working overseas and there is a deadline over the horizon. What if I told you there’s a technology that lets you do the same but at the cost of nothing. “wink-wink”, Ngork is One command for an instant, secure URL to your localhost server through any NAT or firewall. It provides a real-time web UI where you can introspect all HTTP/HTTPS traffic running through your tunnels. It’s a great tool to hook with your webservers and benchmark before it hit production. To read more about this please refer to the website.