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Comp 388/433: Web Services Programming

Mobile/Cloud Edition

Under construction for fall 2012. Please stay tuned for the excitement to begin.

The site for the fall 2009 section of the course is here.

Key Information

Course Texts

Please see the project page and this note regarding language, framework, and tool choices. 

Required text

Title: REST in Practice
Author: Jim Webber; Savas Parastatidis; Ian Robinson
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2010
ISBN-13: 978-0-596-80592-1
Note: Available online for free on Safari, but you are expected to possess a copy for tests!

Recommended texts

Title: Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture
Author: Martin Fowler
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional (2003)
ISBN-13: 9780321127426

Title: Enterprise Integration Patterns: Designing, Building, and Deploying Messaging Solutions
Author: Gregor Hohpe; Bobby Woolf
Publisher: Addison-Wesley 2003
ISBN-13: 9780321200686

Title: RESTful Web Services
Web services for the real world
Author: Leonard Richardson, Sam Ruby
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2007

Title: RESTful Web Services Cookbook
Author: Subbu Allamaraju
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2010
ISBN-13: 978-0-596-80168-7

Title: Service-Oriented Computing: Semantics, Processes, Agents
Authors: Munindar P. Singh and Michael N. Huhns
Publisher: Wiley, 2005
ISBN-13: 978-0-470-09148-7

Free online texts