The Atari 8-bit Software Preservation Project is a hobby project I started to help save rapidly deteriorating computer media from the proverbial bit bucket. It has grown from a single person effort into one involving many active contributors from around the world.

The website also provides a great opportunity to experiment with new technologies and design paradigms. The current iteration of the website is powered by:

Service tier

  • Kotlin
  • Spring Boot
  • GraphQL
  • Kong API Gateway
  • OpenID Connect (Auth0)
  • AWS RDS (PostgreSQL)
  • AWS ECS (Docker)

Web tier

  • Angular 2
  • TypeScript
  • Bootstrap
  • Apollo (GraphQL client)
  • AWS S3 (hosting)