Concurrent Asynchronous API Programming in Java

March 11, 2012

Several sites are moving towards an API program to allow easier access as well as mashup data. The use of an API is considerably different from typical methodologies such as direct database access. The biggest difference is latency and time. Further, the work being done during REST lookups is more idle time or I/O processing […]


Easy REST: Groovy, Grails, and JAXRS

August 8, 2011

I needed an easy way to get an API up and running for a project that exposed JMX as an API (in order to easily interoperate with non-Java clients [ie: iOS…more details coming]). There are a variety of tools, resources, languages, etc to do this, but the one that I found easiest was via Grails […]