Creating a RESTful Web Service Using ASP.Net MVC Part 3 – Multiple Representations

October 2, 2008 00:10 by admin

This post continues my look at creating a RESTful web service using ASP.Net MVC Preview 5. The previous posts are

In this post I want to take the basic web service and add support for representations other than XHTML. I’m doing this because it is interesting and more legitimately, some representations might be more easily consumed by particular clients. I decided that my web service should support two extra representations: XML and JSON.

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Creating a RESTful Web Service Using ASP.Net MVC Part 2 – A Basic Resource

September 30, 2008 00:06 by admin

In this post I want to get a basic web service up and running. I’ll start off simple with a read only feature. Many database backed .Net applications use GUIDs as identifiers for their entities. Unfortunately, a number of client technologies cannot generate truly unique identifiers, for instance Flash based clients. Two possible solutions are:

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Creating a RESTful Web Service Using ASP.Net MVC Part 1 - Introduction

September 27, 2008 00:18 by Admin

My View of a RESTful Web Service

Early in 2008 I attended a presentation by Tim Ewald in which he introduced his take on RESTful web services. I’d come across them before, but he provided the momentum for me to look more closely at them. I spent some time reading around the idea and bought the bible on the subject, RESTful Web Services.

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That first posting

September 19, 2008 14:53 by admin

My name is Piers Lawson and I’m a software developer… there, I said it.

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