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Aug 8 2018   10:30PM GMT

RESTful API

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A RESTful API is an application program interface (API) that uses HTTP requests to GET, PUT, POST and DELETE data. Continued…

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“With REST APIs, you can integrate storage management with your own scripts, which makes IT more flexible and programmable.” – Gábor Nyers

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