Gareth Evans and Rick Mugridge share the patterns that emerged while developing hypermedia APIs for various companies over time.
Dennis Ashby moderates a panel discussing the role of APIs in building microservices and the challenges to be overcome.
Abishek Tiwari discusses how to use stored procedures to create a fast-track API transformation program on top of legacy systems, migrating business logic into a service tier, one store proc at a time
Justin Wood and Giovanni Vigorrelli compare and contrast RAML and Swagger, do a round up of the other specifications languages, and present some conclusions.
Steven Cooper discusses using machine learning to understand malformed API requests to not only respond with a best fit response, but capture the user errors for future responses.
Glenn Block discusses the truth and myth beyond some beliefs: the web was built for hypermedia, there is no REST without hypermedia, hypermedia is the magic cure for all API ills, etc.
Andreas Evers introduces Spring REST Docs and its test-driven approach to RESTful API documentation.
Covering the features added to Spring Data REST in recent releases, Oliver Gierke looks at how to integrate manually coded REST resources, tweak representations and work with lookup types.
Ben Hale and Paul Harris talk about what led them to choose a reactive API, how they designed and implemented it using Project Reactor.
Sebastien Deleuze and Stephane Maldini talk about developing Reactive applications using Reactor Core 2.5, and using Flux and Mono types with various exercises.
Eddú Meléndez Gonzales takes a look at what Spring Boot is, why it should be considered it for an application and how to get started.
Oliver Gierke explores some commonalities of Domain Driven Design and REST, and how to create REST APIs that are driven by the domain.