Nov 6, 2008 ... Representational State Transfer (REST) has gained widespread acceptance
across the Web as a simpler alternative to SOAP- and Web Services Description
Language (WSDL)-based Web services. Key evidence of this shift in interface
design is the adoption of REST by mainstream Web 2.0 service ...
May 29, 2008 ... The term Web services is typically associated with operation- or action-based
services using SOAP and the WS* standards, such as WS-Addressing and WS-
Security. The term REST Web services generally refers to a resource-based Web
services architecture that uses HTTP and XML. Each of these ...
Sep 24, 2009 ... The most important concept in REST is resources, which are identified by global
IDs— typically using URIs. Client applications use HTTP methods ( GET/ POST/
PUT/ DELETE ) to manipulate the resource or collection of resources. A RESTful
Web service is a Web service implemented using HTTP and the ...
What is it? – SOAP is not an acronym. – SOAP is a protocol for exchanging XML-
based messages over computer networks. – Message being sent must adhere to
the protocol. – Protocol used to implement web services. – Generally activity-
oriented, where service operations are center of attention (resources may be ...
Jan 29, 2015 ... For several years now, IBM i users have had the ability to deploy ILE programs
and services programs as web services based on the SOAP protocol using the
integrated web services server support that is part of the operating system. REST
web services were not supported by the integrated web services ...
Jul 27, 2010 ... In the Java world, you can build a RESTful web service in several ways: Some
folks use JSR 311(JAX-RS) and its reference implementation Jersey, others use
the Restlet framework, and some might even implement from scratch. Spring, the
well-known framework for building Java EE applications, now ...
Jan 29, 2015 ... Cloud, mobile, and social are also fueling the hyper-growth of API-centric,
business as-a-service economies, where data has considerable value and can
be monetized, given an easy-to-consume API. Typically the APIs (or web services
) are either SOAP-based or REST-based web services. However ...
Dec 4, 2013 ... This article helps you understand commonly used options for securing web
services. It also provides instructions on how to perform security configuration
settings for a RESTful web service and how to set up authentication against IBM
Bluepages enterprise directory and authorization using IBM Bluegroups.
Jul 22, 2008 ... The hardest part of building a RESTful application is deciding on the resources
you want to expose. Once you've done that, using the open source Restlet
framework makes building RESTful Web services a snap. This tutorial guides you
step-by-step through the fundamental concepts of REST and building ...
Nov 5, 2016 ... Skill Level: Any Skill Level. This recipe walks you through a minimal configuration
of the Distributed Data Facility (DDF) of DB2 for z/OS V11 or V12 to support the
provision of RESTful Web Services. A simple Web Service is created and tested
using the UNIX cURL command.
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