Restlet Blog


By: | Date: March 16, 2015 | 1 comment

A Web API corresponds to an application programming interface that can leverage the Web technologies to execute processing and manipulate data. Modern Web APIs follow the REST principles to be as easy to use and lightweight as possible. Typically it provides a set of resources that exchange representations. Far from being a high level guide, […]

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Categories: General, REST
By: | Date: March 02, 2015 | 5 comments

Several years ago, while networking within the Open Source ecosystem in France, I met Jérôme Louvel with his Restlet Framework.  I’ve been following what he’s built on the theme of APIs ever since. Recently, I was blown away by what the amazing APISpark platform and the Restlet Studio have to offer to developers, as well […]

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By: | Date: March 02, 2015 | 10 comments

I’m pleased to announce that Guillaume Laforge, well-known Java Rock Star, and project manager for Groovy, has joined Restlet to help accelerate the evolution of API tools that are critically needed by software developers. The Groovy ecosystem and community are extremely vibrant.  In 2014, Groovy was downloaded 4.5 million times.  Restlet plans to use Groovy […]

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By: | Date: February 17, 2015 | 1 comment

DynArchi, a dynamic architecture and storage application for cinema and audiovisual, organizes audiovisual post-production with APISpark. Palo Alto, Calif., February 18th, 2015 – Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced that Mikros Images and Orfeo have selected Restlet for the DynArchi project, a dynamic architecture to archive movies, documentaries and […]

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By: | Date: January 20, 2015 | Write a comment

Survey from Restlet shows that while 50 percent of population cannot remain more than a few hours without connecting to the Internet from multiple devices, concern over data security remains high  Palo Alto, Calif., January 20, 2015 — Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for creating web APIs, today announced results of a […]

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Categories: Restlet, Restlet Releases
By: | Date: January 14, 2015 | Write a comment

Happy New Year. I’ve been involved with professional API development for 15 years and have never seen more excitement in the API Economy. If you’re an API developer, congratulations. Your skills will be in high demand as businesses offer more jobs at higher salaries. If you’re new to API development, I suggest it’s time to […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: December 18, 2014 | Write a comment

Move by businesses to API-first approach for mobile and multi-device development ignite open source community improvements to world’s most popular REST API framework Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced the general availability of Restlet Framework 2.3, their flagship open source project that is widely used by developers to create […]

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Categories: REST, Restlet, Restlet Releases
By: | Date: December 10, 2014 | Write a comment

Nine months after release 2.2, the whole Restlet team is proud to announce Restlet Framework 2.3 and our roadmap for 3.0 ! Besides keeping the framework editions and dependencies up-to-date this version vastly enhances the framework capabilities in terms of API documentation and management beyond its initial implementation and consumption focus. This version is also the […]

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Categories: Restlet Releases
By: | Date: December 09, 2014 | Write a comment

Restlet was once again a proud sponsor of the APIdays conference in Paris. Last year we were there to announce the public beta of our APISpark platform, which is now generally available, and this year we announced the availability of a new product: Restlet Studio, a lightweight IDE to design APIs. More details on this […]

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Categories: APISpark, Restlet
By: | Date: December 04, 2014 | Write a comment

Integrates Visual IDE, Open Source Framework, and Platform-as-a-Service for Web APIs Palo Alto, Calif., December 3, 2014 — Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced the general availability of their API platform, that consists of Restlet Studio, the world’s first browser-based IDE for APIs, APISpark, Restlet’s recently launched Platform-as-a-Service for […]

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Categories: General, Restlet Releases