REST vs SOAP Architecture in RPG, Part 3: Comparison

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Which is right for your IBM i? REST vs SOAP APIs: which is the right one for your API development architecture? Conventional wisdom says REST thanks to its ubiquity, and for many of us, it’s the first type of HTTP communication we’ve heard about. In fact, for most companies, REST is the best infrastructure to adopt, thanks […]

REST vs SOAP Architecture in RPG, Part 2: SOAP APIs

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Which is right for your IBM i? REST vs SOAP APIs: which is the right one for your API development architecture? Conventional wisdom says REST thanks to its ubiquity, and for many of us, it’s the first type of HTTP communication we’ve heard about. In fact, for most companies, REST is the best infrastructure to adopt, thanks […]

REST vs SOAP Architecture in RPG, Part 1: REST APIs

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Which is right for your IBM i? REST vs SOAP APIs: which is the right one for your API development architecture? Conventional wisdom says REST thanks to its ubiquity, and for many of us, it’s the first type of HTTP communication we’ve heard about. In fact, for most companies, REST is the best infrastructure to […]

RPG, JSON, and REST: How to Test IBM i Web Services

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RPG, JSON, and REST: How to Test IBM i Web Services Using Postman + RPG-XML Suite Every day, RPG shops use REST IBM i web services to communicate with their clients. However, their software options are often limited to open source tools written in C or Java, with even fewer solutions available in RPG. What’s […]

Rest easy with full REST web service support in RPG-XML Suite 3.2

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RPG-XML Suite Version 3.2 Officially Released Since the January 2014 introduction of the new RXS3 API and its improvements, our RPG-XML Suite customers have continued to make suggestions for even more features and new functionality. At Krengeltech we embrace these suggestions to allow developers to leverage their existing RPG skills and couple them with newer, […]