coding

Damn It Feels Good to Code Again!

Current gig allows me the opportunity to get back and do some coding. Currently working on building some continuous monitoring capabilities for a client–new buzzword in the federal cybersecurity space. Meanwhile building a little prototype…



hateoas

Two Perspectives on HATEOAS

HATEOAS or “Hypermedia As The Engine Of Application State” is one of the core principles of REST and it essentially boils down to having links in the representations of your resources.  How to apply this…




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Why All SOAs Need ESBs

I’ve recently asked one of my developers to research some integration and middleware technologies for a project we’re working on. After spending a couple days on this, he said to me “these things are all…



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Service Reuse

The more I think about the phrase “service reuse” or any other variation of it, the more I don’t like it. I feel like it’s making me think about services from a perspective that is…