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Designing a Beautiful REST+JSON API

Is iPaaS solving the right problems? Not knowing the fundamental difference between iPaaS and dPaaS could cost you down the road. Brought to you in partnership with Liaison Technologies.

In this presentation, Les Hazlewood - Stormpath CTO and Apache Shiro PMC Chair - will share all of the golden nuggets learned while designing, implementing and supporting JSON-based REST APIs, using examples from a clean real-world REST+JSON API built with Java technologies. He will cover:

- JSON-based data formats in a RESTful API
- References to other JSON-based resources (aka 'linking')
- Resource collections and pagination
- How to map (and how not to map) HTTP methods to Resource CRUD
- Resource partial updates
- Supporting HTTP Method Overloading for clients that don't support HTTP PUT and DELETE
- API versioning strategies
- Meaningful Error responses
- Many-to-many resource relationships
- HTTP Caching and Optimistic concurrency control
- Authentication and Security

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Discover the unprecedented possibilities and challenges, created by today’s fast paced data climate and why your current integration solution is not enough, brought to you in partnership with Liaison Technologies.

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