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See below for a selection of the latest books from Web services category. Presented with a red border are the Web services books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Web services books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Code Your Own Website

Code Your Own Website

Author: The Coder School Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2019

One of two new books in the brand-new Basher series Coding with Basher. These books combine Basher's trademark quirky and humorous illustration style with the very latest teachings on coding with the Scratch programme from the founders of the US-based Coder School from Silicon Valley. Code Your Own Website builds on the skills learned from the companion title Coding with Scratch and shows readers how to code their own website using the three web languages of HTML, CSS and Javascript. The book is a fun, engaging and easy to use approach to creating a website with the help of today's most popular coding teaching tool, Scratch, used in over 150 countries and available in more than 40 languages.

Hands-On RESTful Web Services with TypeScript 3 Design and develop scalable RESTful APIs for your applications

Hands-On RESTful Web Services with TypeScript 3 Design and develop scalable RESTful APIs for your applications

Author: Biharck Muniz Araujo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/03/2019

A step-by-step guide that will help you design, develop, scale, and deploy RESTful APIs with TypeScript 3 and Node.js Key Features Gain in-depth knowledge of OpenAPI and Swagger to build scalable web services Explore a variety of test frameworks and test runners such as Stryker, Mocha, and Chai Create a pipeline by Dockerizing your environment using Travis CI, Google Cloud Platform, and GitHub Book DescriptionIn the world of web development, leveraging data is the key to developing comprehensive applications, and RESTful APIs help you to achieve this systematically. This book will guide you in designing and developing web services with the power of TypeScript 3 and Node.js. You'll design REST APIs using best practices for request handling, validation, authentication, and authorization. You'll also understand how to enhance the capabilities of your APIs with ODMs, databases, models and views, as well as asynchronous callbacks. This book will guide you in securing your environment by testing your services and initiating test automation with different testing approaches. Furthermore, you'll get to grips with developing secure, testable, and more efficient code, and be able to scale and deploy TypeScript 3 and Node.js-powered RESTful APIs on cloud platforms such as the Google Cloud Platform. Finally, the book will help you explore microservices and give you an overview of what GraphQL can allow you to do. By the end of this book, you will be able to use RESTful web services to create your APIs for mobile and web apps and other platforms. What you will learn Explore various methods to plan your services in a scalable way Understand how to handle different request types and the response status code Get to grips with securing web services Delve into error handling and logging your web services for improved debugging Uncover the microservices architecture and GraphQL Create automated CI/CD pipelines for release and deployment strategies Who this book is forIf you're a developer who has a basic understanding of REST concepts and want to learn how to design and develop RESTful APIs, this book is for you. Prior knowledge of TypeScript will help you make the most out of this book.

Testing Vue.js Applications

Testing Vue.js Applications

Author: Edd Yerburgh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/03/2019

Description Vue.js is one of the fastest growing and most popular open-source JavaScript frameworks around. Vue's meteoric success is found in its simplicity and short learning curve, but few resources are available to teach you how to test a Vue application effectively and efficiently. Testing Vue.js Applications is a comprehensive guide to testing Vue components, methods, events, and output. Author Edd Yerburgh, creator of the Vue testing utility avoriaz, teaches readers how to set up effective testing practices. Key features * Creating and testing Vue mixins * Building and testing component output, method, and events * Running unit tests, snapshot tests, and end to end tests in Jest Audience Written for developers with an intermediate knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS and a basic understanding of Vue.js. Some experience with ES6 is helpful, but not required. About the technology Vue is a powerful web framework that changes the way you build web UI. To test applications built with Vue, you need to master a new set of tools and techniques designed to work with Vue's unique reactive design and the flexible collection of components that make up the Vue stack. Edd Yerburgh is an experienced JavaScript developer and Vue core contributor. He is the main author of the official Vue test library and a prominent figure in the Vue testing community.

MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node.js Fundamentals Become a MEAN master and rule the world of web applications

MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node.js Fundamentals Become a MEAN master and rule the world of web applications

Author: Paul Oluyege Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/03/2019

Build fast, robust, and maintainable modern full-stack web applications using MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node.js. Key Features Build highly scalable, asynchronous, and event-driven APIs Develop a user authentication system with MEAN Build a full-fledged application using the MEAN stack Book DescriptionMongoDB, Express, Angular and Node.js Fundamentals is a practical guide to the tried-and-true production-ready MEAN stack, with tips and best practices. The book begins by demystifying the MEAN architecture. You'll take a look at the features of the JavaScript libraries, technologies, and frameworks that make up a MEAN stack. With this book, you'll not only learn how to develop highly scalable, asynchronous, and event-driven APIs quickly with Express and Node.js, but you'll also be able put your full-stack skills to use by building two full-fledged MEAN applications from scratch. You'll understand how to build a blogging application using the MEAN stack and get to grips with user authentication using MEAN. As you progress through the chapters, you'll explore some old and new features of Angular, such as pipes, reactive forms, modules and optimizing apps, animations and unit testing, and much more. By the end of the book, you'll get ready to take control of the MEAN stack and transform into a full-stack JavaScript developer, developing efficient web applications using Javascript technologies. What you will learn Understand the MEAN architecture Create RESTful APIs to complete CRUD tasks Build a blogging application with basic features Describe best practices to secure node applications Implement authentication and authorization Creating simple animations using Angular Perform unit testing on Angular applications Who this book is forIf you are a beginner or intermediate frontend developer who wants to become full-stack JavaScript developer, this book is ideal for you. You'll need some prior exposure to MongoDB as we skim over its basics before getting straight to work.

Create React App 2 Quick Start Guide Build React applications faster with Create React App

Create React App 2 Quick Start Guide Build React applications faster with Create React App

Author: Brandon Richey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/02/2019

Integrate your React applications with React to build efficient web services. Key Features Learn React by building applications with Create React App Create interactive UIs exploring the latest feature of CRA 2.0 Build Progressive Web Applications for a more seamless web Book DescriptionIf you're a power user and you aren't happy always reusing default configurations, from previous applications with each new application, then all you need is Create React App (CRA), a tool in the React ecosystem designed to help you create boilerplate code for building a web frontend. This book will help you use CRA to write React programs without significant configuration-related difficulties. With this quick start guide, you will integrate your applications with React to build efficient professional web services.You will learn to design UIs with the features of CRA and template your React applications. By the end of the book, you will be sufficiently skilled to be able to build faster and effective React apps using CRA. What you will learn Become familiar with React by building applications with Create React App Make your frontend development hassle free Create interactive UIs exploring the latest features of CRA 2 Build modern, React projects with, SASS,and progressive web applications Develop proxy backend servers and simulate interaction with a full backend Keep your application fully tested and maintain confidence in your project Who this book is forThe book is intended for the web developers who want to jump into building great frontend with React using easy templating solutions.

Mastering Microservices with Java Build enterprise microservices with Spring Boot 2.0, Spring Cloud, and Angular, 3rd Edition

Mastering Microservices with Java Build enterprise microservices with Spring Boot 2.0, Spring Cloud, and Angular, 3rd Edition

Author: Sourabh Sharma Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/02/2019

Master the art of implementing scalable and reactive microservices in your production environment with Java 11 Key Features Use domain-driven designs to build microservices Explore various microservices design patterns such as service discovery, registration, and API Gateway Use Kafka, Avro, and Spring Streams to implement event-based microservices Book DescriptionMicroservices are key to designing scalable, easy-to-maintain applications. This latest edition of Mastering Microservices with Java, works on Java 11. It covers a wide range of exciting new developments in the world of microservices, including microservices patterns, interprocess communication with gRPC, and service orchestration. This book will help you understand how to implement microservice-based systems from scratch. You'll start off by understanding the core concepts and framework, before focusing on the high-level design of large software projects. You'll then use Spring Security to secure microservices and test them effectively using REST Java clients and other tools. You will also gain experience of using the Netflix OSS suite, comprising the API Gateway, service discovery and registration, and Circuit Breaker. Additionally, you'll be introduced to the best patterns, practices, and common principles of microservice design that will help you to understand how to troubleshoot and debug the issues faced during development. By the end of this book, you'll have learned how to build smaller, lighter, and faster services that can be implemented easily in a production environment. What you will learn Use domain-driven designs to develop and implement microservices Understand how to implement microservices using Spring Boot Explore service orchestration and distributed transactions using the Sagas Discover interprocess communication using REpresentational State Transfer (REST) and events Gain knowledge of how to implement and design reactive microservices Deploy and test various microservices Who this book is forThis book is designed for Java developers who are familiar with microservices architecture and now want to effectively implement microservices at an enterprise level. Basic knowledge and understanding of core microservice elements and applications is necessary.

Hands-On RESTful API Design Patterns and Best Practices Design, develop, and deploy highly adaptable, scalable, and secure RESTful web APIs

Hands-On RESTful API Design Patterns and Best Practices Design, develop, and deploy highly adaptable, scalable, and secure RESTful web APIs

Author: Harihara Subramanian, Pethuru Raj Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2019

Build effective RESTful APIs for enterprise with design patterns and REST framework's out-of-the-box capabilities Key Features Understand advanced topics such as API gateways, API securities, and cloud Implement patterns programmatically with easy-to-follow examples Modernize legacy codebase using API connectors, layers, and microservices Book DescriptionThis book deals with the Representational State Transfer (REST) paradigm, which is an architectural style that allows networked devices to communicate with each other over the internet. With the help of this book, you'll explore the concepts of service-oriented architecture (SOA), event-driven architecture (EDA), and resource-oriented architecture (ROA). This book covers why there is an insistence for high-quality APIs toward enterprise integration. It also covers how to optimize and explore endpoints for microservices with API gateways and touches upon integrated platforms and Hubs for RESTful APIs. You'll also understand how application delivery and deployments can be simplified and streamlined in the REST world. The book will help you dig deeper into the distinct contributions of RESTful services for IoT analytics and applications. Besides detailing the API design and development aspects, this book will assist you in designing and developing production-ready, testable, sustainable, and enterprise-grade APIs. By the end of the book, you'll be empowered with all that you need to create highly flexible APIs for next-generation RESTful services and applications. What you will learn Explore RESTful concepts, including URI, HATEOAS, and Code on Demand Study core patterns like Statelessness, Pagination, and Discoverability Optimize endpoints for linked microservices with API gateways Delve into API authentication, authorization, and API security implementations Work with Service Orchestration to craft composite and process-aware services Expose RESTful protocol-based APIs for cloud computing Who this book is forThis book is primarily for web, mobile, and cloud services developers, architects, and consultants who want to build well-designed APIs for creating and sustaining enterprise-class applications. You'll also benefit from this book if you want to understand the finer details of RESTful APIs and their design techniques along with some tricks and tips.

Innovative Solutions and Applications of Web Services Technology

Innovative Solutions and Applications of Web Services Technology

Author: Liang-Jie Zhang Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/10/2018

With the development of Web 2.0 technologies, the internet has become a huge platform for information and data sharing. As such, web services provide an important foundation for branching technologies in end-user computing and applications. To make online technology more accessible for users, it is important to optimize web services to function properly or offer a personalized experience. Innovative Solutions and Applications of Web Services Technology is a collection of innovative research on the methods and applications of existing technologies for web service usability and accessibility. Highlighting a range of topics including business processes, cyber-physical systems, and recommendation accuracy, this book is ideally designed for IT professionals, researchers, graduate-level students, software developers, academicians, and computer engineers seeking current research on adapting online information and services to user needs.

Web Services Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Web Services Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Author: Information Resources Management Association Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/10/2018

Web service technologies are redefining the way that large and small companies are doing business and exchanging information. Due to the critical need for furthering automation, engagement, and efficiency, systems and workflows are becoming increasingly more web-based. Web Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications is an innovative reference source that examines relevant theoretical frameworks, current practice guidelines, industry standards and standardization, and the latest empirical research findings in web services. Highlighting a range of topics such as cloud computing, quality of service, and semantic web, this multi-volume book is designed for computer engineers, IT specialists, software designers, professionals, researchers, and upper-level students interested in web services architecture, frameworks, and security.

SOA Security

SOA Security

Author: Thomas Erl, Toufic Boubez Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/10/2018

Practical Java Machine Learning Projects with Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services

Practical Java Machine Learning Projects with Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services

Author: Mark Wickham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/10/2018

Build machine learning (ML) solutions for Java development. This book shows you that when designing ML apps, data is the key driver and must be considered throughout all phases of the project life cycle. Practical Java Machine Learning helps you understand the importance of data and how to organize it for use within your ML project. You will be introduced to tools which can help you identify and manage your data including JSON, visualization, NoSQL databases, and cloud platforms including Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services. Practical Java Machine Learning includes multiple projects, with particular focus on the Android mobile platform and features such as sensors, camera, and connectivity, each of which produce data that can power unique machine learning solutions. You will learn to build a variety of applications that demonstrate the capabilities of the Google Cloud Platform machine learning API, including data visualization for Java; document classification using the Weka ML environment; audio file classification for Android using ML with spectrogram voice data; and machine learning using device sensor data. After reading this book, you will come away with case study examples and projects that you can take away as templates for re-use and exploration for your own machine learning programming projects with Java. What You Will Learn Identify, organize, and architect the data required for ML projects Deploy ML solutions in conjunction with cloud providers such as Google and Amazon Determine which algorithm is the most appropriate for a specific ML problem Implement Java ML solutions on Android mobile devices Create Java ML solutions to work with sensor data Build Java streaming based solutions Who This Book Is For Experienced Java developers who have not implemented machine learning techniques before.

Learning GraphQL Declarative Data Fetching for Modern Web Apps

Learning GraphQL Declarative Data Fetching for Modern Web Apps

Author: Eve Porcello, Alex Banks Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/08/2018

Why is GraphQL the most innovative technology for fetching data since Ajax? By providing a query language for your APIs and a runtime for fulfilling queries with your data, GraphQL presents a clear alternative to REST and ad hoc web service architectures. With this practical guide, Alex Banks and Eve Porcello deliver a clear learning path for frontend web developers, backend engineers, and project and product managers looking to get started with GraphQL. You'll explore graph theory, the graph data structure, and GraphQL types before learning hands-on how to build a schema for a photo-sharing application. This book also introduces you to Apollo Client, a popular framework you can use to connect GraphQL to your user interface. Explore graph theory and review popular graph examples in use today Learn how GraphQL applies database querying methods to the internet Create a schema for a PhotoShare application that serves as a roadmap and a contract between the frontend and backend teams Use JavaScript to build a fully functioning GraphQL service and Apollo to implement a client Learn how to prepare GraphQL APIs and clients for production