Backend and Cloud Platform

Enterprise backend systems in Node.js, including service architecture, cloud deployment, performance, and scalability.

Work done for a client at Formidable

What We Do

Our clients seeking end-to-end development services want to reduce their project risk by ensuring their apps are well-designed, performant, and once in production, stable, fast, and flexible. By partnering with Formidable’s backend service experts, you are able to rapidly scale to meet business goals while employing the latest technologies and techniques.

How We Do It

Formidable engineers pair extensive expertise with enthusiastic explorations of new technologies to build cutting edge platforms at scale. We understand the complexities of the cloud infrastructure landscape and excel at picking the best tool(s) for the job. Whether it’s Docker, serverless, or something completely bespoke, our engineers design and automate scalable systems to improve developer productivity and allow your business to focus on creating value for your customers.

What We Use

We’re experts at building powerful backend and cloud platforms that can handle even the most complex workloads. To do this, we use a range of cutting-edge technologies and platforms like Node, Rust, Go, Terraform, CloudFormation, Docker, and serverless. This allows us to create flexible, scalable, and secure systems deployed on cloud computing services such as AWS and Azure.

Platform Development Services

  • Node.js applications
  • GraphQL
  • Data persistence
  • Messaging
  • CI/CD
  • Testing

Platforms and Languages

  • Node.js
  • Rust
  • Go
  • Kubernetes / Helm
  • Terraform / CloudFormation
  • Docker
  • API Gateway / Lambda / serverless


  • Fault tolerant, self-healing systems
  • Canary & blue/green deployments
  • Production monitoring / alerting / logging / analysis
  • Auto-scaling
  • Load balancing
From our clients
"Formidable has been a trusted ally, becoming an integral part of our team while we developed and launched the Savage X Fenty brand. They have been knowledgeable, agile, and ferocious in their work with us and we are better off for it."
Brent Jones, Sr. Director of ArchitectureTECHSTYLE

Case Studies

Work with Us

We won’t just be an extra set of hands—we’ll help guide your strategy, enact best practices to ensure sustainability, and help your team level up along the way. Not sure where to start or have a few questions you need answered? Contact us to book a free discovery session to talk through your idea, project, or goals.

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