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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. 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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How well do you know RESTful APIs and their history? Test your knowledge of RESTful web services with this 10-question quiz on REST-based architectures. Continue Reading
Micro front-end development has grown in prominence though has not yet found its footing in the enterprise. Learn more about micro front ends and consider some potential pros and cons. Continue Reading
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
Manage REST Web services
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The REST paradigm can be a natural fit for microservices architectures, but it also presents potential challenges for development teams. Continue Reading
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
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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