Mike Amundsen

Mike Amundsen

Implementing, training, & consulting on evolvable, long-lived, services for the WWW.

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Erlanger, Kentucky

Areas of Expertise:

  • Hypermedia
  • REST
  • HTTP
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • JSON
  • XML
  • XSLT
  • C#
  • Architecture
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing

An internationally known author and lecturer, Mike Amundsen travels throughout the United States and Europe consulting and speaking on a wide range of topics including distributed network architecture, Web application development, Cloud computing, and other subjects.

His recent work focuses on the role hypermedia plays in creating and maintaining applications that can successsfully evolve over time. He has more than a dozen books to his credit. His most recent book is "Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node" He also contributed to the book "RESTful Web Services Cookbook" (by Subbu Allamaraju).

When he is not working, Mike enjoys spending time with his family in Kentucky, USA.

RESTful Web APIs RESTful Web APIs
by Mike Amundsen , Leonard Richardson , Sam Ruby
September 2013
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node
by Mike Amundsen
November 2011
Print: $24.99
Ebook: $14.99

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A Matter of Semantics

May 16 2013

Messages on the Web carry three levels of information: Structure Semantics, Protocol Semantics, and Application Semantics. No matter the implementation style, all three of these are needed for any successful communication between client and server. This threesome (S-P-A) forms the … read more

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