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Development with the Force.com Platform: Building Business Applications in the Cloud, Third Edition by Jason Ouellette

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Calling into Force.com Using REST

Force.com provides a REST form of its core data access API to query and modify standard and custom objects. It also allows Apex developers to turn custom classes into REST Web services. This section provides an introduction to using REST to call into Force.com in three parts:

Image Getting started with Force.com REST API—Learn how Force.com functionality is exposed in the REST style and how to authenticate to it.

Image Force.com REST API walk-through—Using your computer’s command line, you can take an interactive tour of ...

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