In an increasingly complex development landscape, a seamless experience for developers is not a luxury; it’s a necessity. This article explores how Backstage.io provides a unified platform for building developer portals, enhancing developer experience, and the emerging role of Platform Engineering in this ecosystem. I’ve personally started to dig into the platform engineering space after spending a considerable amount of time working in DevOps. I believe that we have put too much on developer’s plates, and it’s time to ease their pain. In this article, I’ll focus on Backstage.io as a key player in the open-source infrastructure landscape. Join me on this learning path.