Tag Archives: WebAPI

Zend Server Web API spotlight: Connecting to a Zend Server cluster part 2

March 12, 2014

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Hey everybody, In a previous post I introduced the serverAddToCluster Web API action which allows us to initiate clusters and join existing ones with Zend Server. That post showed some code and discussed how the clustering process is started; now I will talk about how we should track the progress of our cluster and deal with […]

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Zend Server Web API Spotlight: New in Zend Server 6.3

February 14, 2014

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Hey everybody, I’m taking a brief pause in our scheduled programme of Web API tips and tricks, to let you know about the recently released Zend Server 6.3. I’d like to take this opportunity to tell you about news and additions in Web API version 1.7 for Zend Server 6.3: Web API Samples kit I’ve […]

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Zend Server Web API spotlight: Connecting to a Zend Server cluster

January 30, 2014

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Hey everybody, Having introduced the basics of Zend Server Web API we can now turn our attention to particular workflows, areas of interest and functionality. In this post, I will show you the basic steps our system goes through to connect to a Zend Server cluster and what happens behind the scenes. We’ll see some […]

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Zend Server WebAPI spotlight: Version Negotiation Explained

January 23, 2014

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Hey everybody, As discussed earlier, Zend Server’s Web API has multiple versions – with each new feature and option new Web API actions are created and existing ones gain new meaning and behaviors. While Zend Server may be forging ahead, it is shifting your infrastructure along with it – which may not be desirable. The […]

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Zend Server Web API Spotlight: Versioning

January 8, 2014

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Hey everybody, One of the nagging problems of APIs everywhere is that of Versioning – the ability of an API to adapt its behavior based on the version requested by the client. The Zend Server Web API confronts the problem of Versioning and strikes a compromise between maintainability and usability. In this post we will […]

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Zend Server WebAPI spotlight: Asynchronous Actions

December 26, 2013

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Hey Everybody, Today we’ll discuss WebAPI asynchronous actions – requests that respond immediately but have not actually completed yet. In the previous Spotlight, we took a look at the basic steps of connecting to and using the Zend Server WebAPI. Many of the available WebAPI actions, will return immediate and final responses. These responses may […]

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Zend Server WebAPI spotlight: WebAPI 101

December 16, 2013

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Zend Server WebAPI example code

Hey everybody, My name is Yonni Mendes. I’m the Technological Lead for the Zend Server UI and WebAPI. I’ve been with Zend Server 6 since it was a spark in a product manager’s eye. I’m happy to have seen Zend Server 6 go through planning, design, development and deployment. This is the first in a […]

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