Nowadays, the acronym REST has become a buzzword, and as such, it’s being thrown into the digital wind very carelessly by a lot of tech people without fully understanding what it really means. Just because you can interact with a system using HTTP, and send JSON back and forth, doesn’t mean it’s a RESTful system. REST is a lot more than that—and that is what we’ll cover in this chapter.


Status Code Architectural Style RESTful System Resource Identifier REpresentational State Transfer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando Doglio
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  1. 1.La Paz, CanelonesUruguay

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