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New Releases of REST in Practice and Graph Databases

Over the course of my career, I’ve co-penned three technical books. While the one on WS-* isn’t going to make a massive comeback any day now, the books on REST and Neo4j are doing rather well. The O’Reilly book “Graph Databases”

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CFP: ECOWS 2011 – The 9th IEEE European Conference on Web Services

14-16 September 2011, Lugano, Switzerland http://ecows2011.inf.usi.ch Call for Research, Industry, and PhD Symposium Papers Abstract submission: 11 April 2011 Paper submission: 15 April 2011 The IEEE European Conference on Web Services (ECOWS) is the premier conference on the advances in

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WS-REST 2011 Call for Papers

March 28, 2011 – Hyderabad, India http://ws-rest.org/2011/ The Second International Workshop on RESTful Design (WS-REST 2011) aims to provide a forum for discussion and dissemination of research on the emerging resource-oriented style of Web service design. Background Over the past

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REST in Practice eBook now available

After what feels like a very long slog indeed, the eBook version of “REST in Practice” that Savas, Ian and I wrote has been released. I’m really pleased with how it looks, and hope it’ll be helpful to folks building

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REST in Practice for Universities

It’s really pleasing that finally the book REST in Practice that Savas, Ian, and I have been writing will hit bookshelves on the 24th September. We’re pretty pleased that we got it out before the next university term starts (at

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ECOWS 2010 Call for Papers

As a member of the programme committee for the 8th European Conference on Web Services (ECOWS 2010), I’d like to draw your attention to the call for papers. Get your thinking caps on and submit something fabulous. To help focus

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REST in Practice available for pre-order on Amazon

The book Savas, Ian, and I have been working on for the last few years(!) has finally made it to Amazon for pre-order (UK, US). Our publisher, O’Reilly, believe that it’ll hit bookshelves around August, though Amazon is quoting September.

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WS-REST: Call for Papers on the First International Workshop on RESTful Design

The First International Workshop on RESTful Design, the (inflammatory-titled) WS-REST will be running alongside the WWW2010 conference in Raleigh, North Carolina on 26th April 2010. As a member of the program committee, I’d like to draw your attention to the

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Guilherme Silveira on RESTEasy

Guilherme has written an interesting and thought-provoking post on the RESTEasy framework, comparing it to his own Restfulie framework. Overall I think the theme of his analysis is accurate: RESTEasy doesn’t provide support for hypermedia out of the box, and

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QCon REST Tutorial Slides

The slides for the REST tutorial that Ian Robinson and I gave are now online. Enjoy.

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