Building Hypermedia APIs: Why should you care about hypermedia

Mads Enevoldsen
Jayway Denmark

Truly RESTful applications leverages media types and contextual links to make your service discoverable and self-descriptive with hypermedia as the engine of application state (HATEOAS). This all sounds good but is this only of theoretical interest or is it of any use for practitioners? This talk will highlight the benefits of exposing your service as a hypermedia API and will demonstrate an experimental hypermedia framework.


Copenhagen, Summer 2013


May 21, 2013 13:30


25 mins