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  • REST (representational state transfer)

    REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is a simple stateless architecture that generally runs over HTTP.

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  • RESTful API

    A RESTful application programming interface (API) is a method of allowing communication between a Web-based client...

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    • RESTful API

      A RESTful application programming interface (API) is a method of allowing communication between a Web-based client and server t...

    • Guide: When and how to use REST

      This guide goes over RESTful APIs and basic scenarios where REST should be used instead of SOAP.

    • API basics: Apigee's Brian Pagano talks open API risks and uses

      Apigees' Brian Pagano sheds light on API basics, such as when an organization should release its APIs, and how the technology i...

  • electron rest mass

    The electron rest mass, symbolized m e, is the mass of an electron as measured when its speed is zero relative to...

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  • data at rest

    Data at rest is a term that is sometimes used to refer to all data in computer storage while excluding data that is...

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  • jabber (in networks)

    In networks, a jabber is any device that is handling electrical signals improperly, usually with negative results for the rest...

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  • point-of-presence (POP)

    On the Internet, a point-of-presence (POP) is an access point from one place to the rest of the Internet.

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  • ElasticSearch

    ElasticSearch is an open source, RESTful search engine built on top of Apache Lucene and released under an Apache...

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  • BEST (Business / Enterprise State Transfer)

    BEST (Business / Enterprise State Transfer) is an architectural approach for exchanging content with a Web site or Web services and...

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  • Hypertext Transfer Protocol daemon (HTTPD)

    On the Web, each server has an HTTPD or Hypertext Transfer Protocol daemon that waits in attendance for requests to come in from the...

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  • anchor text

    Anchor text is the clickable words and characters in a hyperlink. It is often displayed on a web page by a browser as blue and underlined...

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