RESTFul APIs

rahul yadav (~rahul5)


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Description:

Representational state transfer (REST) or RESTful Web services are one way of providing interoperability between computer systems on the Internet. REST-compliant Web services allow requesting systems to access and manipulate textual representations of Web resources using a uniform and predefined set of stateless operations. Other forms of Web service exist, which expose their own arbitrary sets of operations such as WSDL and SOAP.

A REST API should spend almost all of its descriptive effort in defining the media type(s) used for representing resources and driving application state, or in defining extended relation names and/or hypertext-enabled mark-up for existing standard media types.

There is no psecification available for building truly REST Apis but following some guidelines we can come a step closer in almost REST Apis. REST Apis provide many advantages as mentioned in the talk . There are examples provided using the APIs made by world best Software Companies.

Prerequisites:

Just a basic idea of what Web Apis are .

Content URLs:

Slides link -: http://slides.com/rahulyadav-2/deck-2#/

Speaker Info:

I'm a third year undergraduate student of Mathematics and Computing From Delhi Technological University. I am a pythonista and KDE developer as well .

Section: Web Development
Type: Talks
Target Audience: Beginner
Last Updated:

typo on slide http://slides.com/rahulyadav-2/deck-2#/11 should probably beHATEOAS instead of HATEOUS.

Also could you please include links to your previous talks?

Anuvrat Parashar (~bhanuvrat)

Anuvrat Parashar sorry for replying so late. i was busy in exams. I have corrected the typo. And this is my first talk though. I will be speaking at KDE india conference though.

rahul yadav (~rahul5)

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