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RestKit for iOS by Taras Kalapun

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RestKit components

RestKit ships as a single framework to the end user, but internally, it is composed by several interconnected components. We have described the parts of RestKit in the following list:

  • Object manager: One of the main components of a RestKit library. It works as a bridge between it and other components, and provides one-line methods for "getting the work done".
  • Object mapping: One of the main functional components of RestKit. The object mapping system enables a mechanism to express the transformation of objects between representations using KVC and the dynamic features of the Objective-C runtime.
  • Networking: This feature integrates object mapping with the HTTP network layer provided by AFNetworking. It has the ability to make serialization ...

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