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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By : Rajesh Gunasundaram
Book Image

Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By: Rajesh Gunasundaram

Overview of this book

Are you are looking for a better, more efficient, and more powerful way of building front-end web applications? Well, look no further, you have come to the right place! This book comprehensively integrates Angular version 4 into your tool belt, then runs you through all the new options you now have on hand for your web apps without bogging you down. The frameworks, tools, and libraries mentioned here will make your work productive and minimize the friction usually associated with building server-side web applications. Starting off with building blocks of Angular version 4, we gradually move into integrating TypeScript and ES6. You will get confident in building single page applications and using Angular for prototyping components. You will then move on to building web services and full-stack web application using ASP.NET WebAPI. Finally, you will learn the development process focused on rapid delivery and testability for all application layers.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Customer Feedback

RESTful Web Services

Representational State Transfer (REST) is an architectural style or design principle that can be applied to implement RESTful services. REST ensures that the communication between clients and services is improved by having a limited number of operations. REST helps you organize these communications between independent systems in a simple way.

In REST, each resource is identified by its own Universal Resource Identifier (URI). It uses HTTP under the hood and utilizes HTTP verbs, such as GET, POST, PUT, and DELETE, to control or access the resources.

RESTful web services are stateless in nature and are easy to scale. They work under the HTTP protocol and can be accessed from any device that supports HTTP. A client need not worry about anything other than the data format:

A RESTful service