O'Reilly logo

SOA with REST: Principles, Patterns & Constraints for Building Enterprise Solutions with REST by Raj Balasubramanian, Cesare Pautasso, Benjamin Carlyle, Thomas Erl

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5. REST Constraints and Goals

Image

5.1 REST Constraints

5.2 Goals of the REST Architectural Style

This chapter introduces fundamental concepts relevant to REST service design and architecture. The objectives of REST are primarily technical in nature and must be achieved by making clear design decisions to produce a technology architecture that closely resembles the Web. These design decisions are defined through constraints that are associated with architectural properties that represent design goals.

5.1. REST Constraints

REST constraints are design rules that are applied to establish the distinct characteristics of the REST architectural ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required