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API Design Patterns

API Design Patterns

Автор: JJ Geewax
Год: 2021
Формат: PDF
Страниц: 480
Просмотров: 2292

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«API Design Patterns» lays out a set of design principles for building internal and public-facing APIs.


A collection of best practices and design standards for web and internal APIs.

In API Design Patterns you will learn:

  • Guiding principles for API patterns
  • Fundamentals of resource layout and naming
  • Handling data types for any programming language
  • Standard methods that ensure predictability
  • Field masks for targeted partial updates
  • Authentication and validation methods for secure APIs
  • Collective operations for moving, managing, and deleting data
  • Advanced patterns for special interactions and data transformations

API Design Patterns reveals best practices for building stable, user-friendly APIs. These design patterns can be applied to solve common API problems and flexibly altered to fit your specific needs. Hands-on examples and relevant use-cases illustrate patterns for API fundamentals, advanced functionalities, and even uncommon scenarios.

About the technology

APIs are contracts that define how applications, services, and components communicate. API design patterns provide a shared set of best practices, specifications and standards that ensure APIs are reliable and simple for other developers to use. This book collects and explains the most important patterns from both the API design community and the experts at Google.

About the book

API Design Patterns lays out a set of design principles for building internal and public-facing APIs. Google API expert JJ Geewax presents patterns that ensure your APIs are consistent, scalable, and flexible. You'll improve the design of the most common APIs, plus discover techniques for tricky edge cases. Precise illustrations, relevant examples, and detailed scenarios make every pattern clear and easy to understand.

What's inside

  • Guiding principles for API patterns
  • Fundamentals of resource layout and naming
  • Advanced patterns for special interactions and data transformations
  • A detailed case-study on building an API and adding features 

About the reader

For developers building web and internal APIs in any language.

Table of Contents


1. Introduction to APIs
2. Introduction to API design patterns


3. Naming
4. Resource scope and hierarchy
5. Data types and defaults


6. Resource identification
7. Standard methods
8. Partial updates and retrievals
9. Custom methods
10. Long-running operations
11. Rerunnable jobs


12. Singleton sub-resources
13. Cross references
14. Association resources
15. Add and remove custom methods
16. Polymorphism


17. Copy and move
18. Batch operations
19. Criteria-based deletion
20. Anonymous writes
21. Pagination
22. Filtering
23. Importing and exporting


24. Versioning and compatibility
25. Soft deletion
26. Request deduplication
27. Request validation
28. Resource revisions
29. Request retrial
30. Request authentication

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