RESTful Terminology question

Posted on 2014-07-15
Last Modified: 2016-02-26
I know what REST is, but I need to know how it is referred to

Is it a RESTul application

Is it RESTful web services (or are web services regarded as primarily SOAP)

Is it other

Any links to this terminology question

Question by:Anthony Lucia
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    might want to start with the basics

    the first two links are just a brief intro on the subject, covering the basics, the second link is a more in-depth look at the theory behind REST.

    Here's an example of a RESTful web service, which is valid terminology:

    For me personally, I haven't seen references to RESTful applications, doing a quick google search did yield a few relevant hits, but I'm not 100% sure on that one.

    If you want to get really into it, below is a link to the dissertation from the guy that invented the technology back in 2000:

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