Blog

Yves de Montcheuil announces Restlet new plans, new unified capabilities across the Restlet platform. Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Restlet announced the integration of DHC by Restlet in HP Systinet. Yves also lists 4 lessons in the democratization of APIs on Voxxed. Thierry Templier highlighted the upcoming big changes in Angular.JS 2 that are going to […]

- January 29, 2016
Read article

Restlet Client (fka DHC) is an awesome part of Restlet Platform that facilitates the interaction with RESTful services. It allows you to discover contracts of such services and simulate interactions with them. You’re probably wondering what’s so special about this tool? In fact, it’s a lot of small things that make your user experience better, […]

- January 27, 2016
Read article

The version 2.3.6 of the Restlet Framework has been released yesterday. You can get Maven artifacts from our public Maven repository, download a zip containing jar, javadocs and sources from or use the Eclipse update site, to get the latest and greatest of Restlet Framework.

- January 27, 2016
Read article

Today marks an important milestone in Restlet’s mission to deliver a comprehensive and unified platform for API developers (which I will use here in the broad sense of the term: developers creating/publishing APIs and developers using/consuming APIs). API-centric development capabilities are meant to make the daily life of developers easier: from API contract design to […]

- January 25, 2016
Read article

Our latest screencast is out! In this one, you will learn how to create a descriptor in APISpark, import a RAML API definition and translate it. Watch it now:

- January 19, 2016
Read article

Thierry Templier dives into Node.JS based-APIs, and what APISpark can bring to them, using Swagger for the API definition, and Express.JS and HAPI for the implementation. Jérôme Louvel interviewed Dion Hinchcliffe about the past and future of Web APIs for InfoQ. Voxxed published the video of my presentation at the Devoxx conference about the never-ending […]

- January 15, 2016
Read article

In a previous post, we discussed what APISpark can bring to existing Web APIs and more specifically to those implemented with the Restlet Framework. This leverages the Connector feature that allows you to proxy existing Web APIs hosted outside the APISpark platform to easily apply services like API call monitor, analytics, rate limitations, etc. Since […]

- January 12, 2016
Read article

Following up a first part, Thierry Templier continues on his journey to explain what the APISpark platform brings to a Restlet Framework based API. For InfoQ, Jérôme Louvel interviewed Tony Tam on the OpenAPI initiative and latest Swagger news.

- January 08, 2016
Read article

In the first part of the article, we saw how to start with Angular 2 to be able to display a list of elements. This list was hard-coded and it’s time to go furter to show how to use more advanced features like services and HTTP to provide a real-world application. Leveraging a service for […]

- January 06, 2016
Read article

In the first part of this article, we described the key features of APISpark connectors and what they can bring to existing Web APIs. We will focus here on how to plug existing Web APIs written with Restlet Framework on the platform. Getting Swagger definition from Restlet Framework applications As we saw, creating the Swagger definition of […]

- January 04, 2016
Read article