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CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook

By : James Watts, Cake Software Foundation, Inc.
Book Image

CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook

By: James Watts, Cake Software Foundation, Inc.

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (20 chapters)
CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook
Credits
Foreword
About the Authors
About the Reviewer
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Introduction


When building web applications, you will almost always find yourself building an API at some point. This is a data interface to your application; it is exposed via endpoints, which are consumed by another application or script, instead of a normal user.

Here, we'll look at a couple of ways to expose an API using CakePHP, so you can then decide which fits best with your application.