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By: | Date: June 23, 2015 | Write a comment

Joint customers provided with ability to seamlessly expose data and application integration pipelines as RESTful APIs June 23, 2015 – SnapLogic, an industry leader in enterprise integration platform as a service (iPaaS), and Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for creating web APIs, today announced a strategic partnership that aims to simplify the […]

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By: | Date: June 22, 2015 | Write a comment

‘Summer of APIs’ virtual hackathon sets out summer-long timeline, rewarded by cool connected prizes for building and promoting APIs exposing open data Palo Alto, Calif., June 22, 2015 — Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced a summer-long API development contest focused on exposing useful and interesting Open Datasets worldwide. […]

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By: | Date: June 19, 2015 | Write a comment

Vim vs Emacs has always been a rather fun debate (but ultimately Vim will always win, of course), and the proof of the pudding is that there’s a REST console plugin for Vim! Under the hood, it’s using cURL for interacting with those Web APIs. But just as I tweeted about this REST support in […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: June 12, 2015 | Write a comment

Should every company consider providing an API wonders Arnaud Lauret (alias API Handyman), yes he answers, on Nordics API blog, debunking common myths around APIs, and detailing what companies have to gain by opening up APIs. Mike Amundsen interviews Swagger founder Tony Tam on InfoQ. Manfred Bortenschlager shares one of the last posts of his […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST, Swagger
By: | Date: June 05, 2015 | Write a comment

Steven Willmott shares his vision for APIs and Scripting as the future of creativity in the second machine age — with my Groovy programming language hat on, this is exactly how I envision empowering any person to build useful ideas, by glueing API bricks with some scripting! Guillaume Laforge shared the presentation he made at […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: June 05, 2015 | Write a comment

This week, I had the chance to attend the 7th edition of the GR8Conf Europe conference, in Copenhagen, Denmark — a conference where all the Groovy programming language community gathers to learn about the latest development in the Groovy ecosystem. Lots of interesting topics were covered, on the latest news about Groovy, the Grails web […]

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By: | Date: May 27, 2015 | Write a comment

Last week Restlet and Sparky were at Gluecon, in Denver (CO) and had a blast! There were exciting industry talks. This one was given by our Chief Geek, Jerome Louvel: How REST APIs can glue all types of devices together. We showed cool demos and had very interesting talks about our API products: APISpark, Restlet […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: May 21, 2015 | Write a comment

Jérôme Louvel, our chief geek at Restlet, was speaking at the GlueCon conference about Web APIs, and presented two sessions. The first one was about REST Web APIs, and how they are more and more becoming the glue that ties all the services and devices together. The second one explored ways to expose useful data […]

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Categories: General, REST
By: | Date: May 20, 2015 | Write a comment

New plugin allows SmartBear Ready! API users to integrate workflow and import APIs from Restlet Studio Palo Alto, Calif. and Somerville, Mass. – May 20, 2015 – Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for creating Web APIs, and SmartBear Software, the leader in software quality tools for the connected world, today announced the […]

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Categories: Restlet Releases, Studio
By: | Date: May 18, 2015 | 1 comment

In a previous post, we describe how to design a Web API (i.e. RESTful service). It deals with foundations on the way to implement REST principles. The latter mainly focuses on the way to implement CRUD operations but doesn’t tackle bulk updates. The aspect is really important since it allows to minimize the interactions with the […]

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Categories: REST