O'Reilly logo

Adobe® ColdFusion® Web Application Construction Kit: ColdFusion® 10 Enhancements and Improvements by Ben Forta

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5. Using REST Web Services

ColdFusion has long made it easy to create consumable services. Whether you are using Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP), Adobe Flash Remoting, or pure Ajax calls, ColdFusion makes it easy for remote clients to use ColdFusion’s server-side features. In ColdFusion 10, developers can now use fully REST-compliant services.

What Is REST?

Representational State Transfer, or REST, was first introduced as a concept by Roy Fielding in 2000. Closely tied to HTTP, REST defines a way to uniquely identify a resource as well as the action that should be performed ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required