6 posts tagged with "restful"

Expose JPA repositories as RESTful endpoints

In the HATEOAS implementation tutorial, we pretty much save and retrieve data from the database. But there is too much boilerplate code for just managing the data(Controller methods). In situations…

Response codes for RESTful Services

In our previous installment, We have made sure our application follow hyper-media format called HAL. However, At most of the controller methods we have been throwing RuntimeException. These by design…

HATEOAS for Hypermedia-Driven RESTful Web Service

Hypermedia is the most important aspect of RESTful services. To explain in short Hypermedia is a format where the response for one resource contains links to other resources that are related. Any…

You may be writing REST like Web services

In the previous installment of this series, We discussed what are the attributes of a RESTful service and why we use them. In this post, We will see how to set up a RESTful service using Spring Boot…

What is RESTful API? | Understanding REST with Spring Boot

To understand RESTful API or RESTful web services, You first need to understand what an API is. API(Application Programming Interface) is a software/application/library/mechanism that helps one…

Series : RESTful Web Services Using Spring Boot

RESTful web services are the defacto standard these days for an APP to APP communication. The RESTful approach helps the developers to build highly scalable web services with ease. To give a better…