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Building out Hypermedia Clients

Posted by Todd Brackley  on  Jul 14, 2017 Posted by Todd Brackley Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 14, 2017

Todd Brackley outlines the general engine of a hypermedia client implementation, what API forms look like, and then outlines five design issues useful in creating such clients.

Culture & Methods Follow 439 Followers

Automation of Business Processes

Posted by Giuliano Lacobelli  on  Jul 06, 2017 Posted by Giuliano Lacobelli Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 06, 2017

Giuliano Lacobelli discusses the challenges faced automating business processes for a company with large API investments.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

GraphQL for All? A Few Things to Think about before Blindly Dumping REST for GraphQL

Posted by Arnaud Lauret  on  Jul 01, 2017 1 Posted by Arnaud Lauret Follow 1 Followers  on  Jul 01, 2017 1

Arnaud Lauret discusses REST vs. GraphQL, comparing their strengths and weaknesses, suggesting evaluating both before making a decision.

Development Follow 412 Followers

Panel: What's Next for Our Programming Languages?

Posted by Joe Duffy  on  Jun 14, 2017 Posted by Joe Duffy Follow 1 Followers , Martin Thompson Follow 12 Followers , Brian Goetz Follow 8 Followers , Richard Feldman Follow 1 Followers , Sylvan Clebsch Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 14, 2017

Martin Thompson asks the hard questions on choices made and moderates the discussion between the people behind some of the largest and most innovative languages in use by developers today.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

gRPC: A High Performance, Modern RPC System

Posted by David Howden  on  Jun 03, 2017 Posted by David Howden Follow  Followers  on  Jun 03, 2017

David Howden introduces gRPC and outlines its main strengths/weaknesses, and then recounts his experience of migrating from JSON/HTTP-based REST to gRPC, including benefits and issues encountered.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

Building a Hypermedia API in a Few Minutes with the API Platform Framework

Posted by Kevin Dunglas  on  Jun 02, 2017 Posted by Kevin Dunglas Follow  Followers  on  Jun 02, 2017

Kevin Dunglas introduces the API Platform and shows how to build an API with it.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

Streaming APIs

Posted by Audrey Neveu  on  May 21, 2017 Posted by Audrey Neveu Follow  Followers  on  May 21, 2017

Audrey Neveu discusses why and how to transform a REST API into a Data Streaming API.

Architecture & Design Follow 1480 Followers

Rebuilding the Monolith with Composable Apps

Posted by Ian Thomas  on  May 12, 2017 Posted by Ian Thomas Follow 0 Followers  on  May 12, 2017

Ian Thomas discusses breaking down monoliths into composable parts and understanding value from the point of the customer, showing examples of functional programming styles for building front-end apps

Web API Follow 201 Followers

Designing Pragmatic RESTful APIs

Posted by Anupama Natarajan  on  Apr 23, 2017 7 Posted by Anupama Natarajan Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 23, 2017 7

Anupama Natarajan presents key principles to consider when designing RESTful APIs based on her experience designing them for real-world applications.

Development Follow 412 Followers

Distributed Workflows with Hypermedia Clients

Posted by Glenn Block  on  Mar 17, 2017 1 Posted by Glenn Block Follow 0 Followers  on  Mar 17, 2017 1

Glenn Block introduces Hypergoal, a way of creating distributed workflows with hypermedia clients.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

Hypermedia Myths and Misconceptions

Posted by Glenn Block  on  Jan 29, 2017 1 Posted by Glenn Block Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 29, 2017 1

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.

Data Science Follow 578 Followers

I Can't Believe It's Not a Queue: Using Kafka with Spring

Posted by Joe Kutner  on  Jan 29, 2017 Posted by Joe Kutner Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 29, 2017

Joe Kutner talks about Kafka and where it fits in a Spring app and how to make it do things message queues simply can't.

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