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February 07, 2020
They say there are only two difficult challenges in the world of computer programming: Synchronizing the invalidation of a distributed tertiary and quaternary cache; and What to name things. Given ...
November 27, 2017
The following is a transcript of the conversation TheServerSide's Cameron McKenzie had with Ivar Grimstad out hot topics in the Java ecosystem, with an emphasis on MVC 1.0 and the new security ...
September 22, 2016
To go along with acronyms like TAGRI and YAGNI, we'd like to add YAGNTI: You ain't gonna need that interface. Learn why that applies to JavaOne 2016.
August 04, 2015
The HTTP protocol is finally getting its first major overhaul, bringing a number of improvements to managing the connections between servers and users.
REST Web services Get Started
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REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is an architectural style for developing web services. REST is popular due to its simplicity and the fact that it builds upon existing systems and features of the internet's HTTP in order to achieve its ... Continue Reading
Explore your web service client invocation options with these five examples that enable developers to perform this task at any stage of development. Continue Reading
Use this step-by-step tutorial with an example rock-paper-scissors game to understand how to create and take advantage of RESTful web services with Eclipse and Tomcat. Continue Reading
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As organizations look for more cost-effective ways to manage data, an evolving landscape with APIs has made the technology more useful for both the business and IT side. Continue Reading
Web services and APIs aren't the same -- or are they? How do web services and API testing differ, and what does each type of test aim to achieve? Continue Reading
Jeff Genender discusses REST, NoSQL and how micro-services are changing how people are doing development in this video from JavaOne 2014. Continue Reading
Manage REST Web services
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Network capacity management challenges are increasing at a faster rate than ever with the robustness of the Internet of Things. Continue Reading
Developers are looking to increase Web application performance with alternatives to REST development approaches. Continue Reading
Problem Solve REST Web services Issues
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Unfortunately, many RESTful API developers fall into the same traps during design. Here are five common mistakes that you can avoid with the right planning. Continue Reading
Choose carefully for path and query parameters in URL design. Lackluster choices in the design phase can plague client resource access down the road. Continue Reading