Michael MacIsaac works as a systems programmer at a large HR company in the tri-state area. Before that Mike worked at IBM for many...More
We'll discuss how developing RESTful APIs enables services from your team's resources to be utilized by other teams while also allowing for automated testing of the services you provide.
The speaker has been working on an in-house private cloud solution where Linux virtual machines running on the IBM mainframe are made available to application development and solution teams. The solution offers 'self-service' to the end-user teams and allows for a 'single pane of glass' across the enterprise.
The talk will start with business problems and solutions. What does this solve? Then some detail of the RESTful API interface and it's usefulness in testing will be presented.