Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - A Lean Approach to Creating an API

bkirkby writes: I picked up a project a few months back where I needed to extend the schema to an API we had exposed for a partner to use. At first i was surprised to find the editing tool pushing JSON files to an S3 bucket and had assumed there was a separate process that was picking up those files and adding them to a database. As i dug into it further, i realized the architect of this solution was simulating a restful API by simply creating the proper directory structure and exposing the S3 bucket to the web. It was a fantastic quick hack solution for validating a partner relationship.

Slashdot Top Deals

Steve Jobs said two years ago that X is brain-damaged and it will be gone in two years. He was half right. -- Dennis Ritchie