Anupama Naturajan presents key principles to consider when designing RESTful APIs based on her experience designing them for real-world applications.
Michael Barker discusses several low-latency APIs used for financial trading, what makes them fast and how they compare to HTTP/REST/JSON/XML APIs.
Col Perks looks at API design as a style, considering the qualities that might make an API beautiful and providing real world examples.
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.
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.
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.