Explore dynamic web applications that combine Ajax and REST as a single solution. Ajax Patterns and Best Practices explores dynamic web applications that combine Ajax and REST as a single solution. A major advantage of REST is that, like Ajax, it can be used with today’s existing technologies millions of client’s computers are already Ajax ready and millions of servers are REST ready. A major advantage of the patterns in this book is that they are decoupled and do not rely on specific technologies. You will be able to solve numerous problems by using the patterns.
Christian Gross is a consultant with vast experience in the client/server world. He has consulted for Microsoft on DNA solutions, and he has held consulting positions with Daimler Benz, Microsoft, NatWest, and other major corporations. Gross was a contributor to Professional Active Server Pages, Professional SQL Server 6.5 Administration, Professional NT Internet Information Server Administration, and Programming Microsoft Windows 2000 Unleashed. He is the author of A Programmers Introduction to Windows DNA.