Category Archives: REST API Programming

Basic JMeter Load Testing of Web Sites and Rest APIs

This is an intro to load testing with Apache JMeter, an Open Source load testing tool. As a developer, QA or Operations engineer, it’s important to be familiar with what load testing tools can do, and to know how to … Continue reading

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Solving Java GC Pause Outages in Production

Just thinking about how to configure HAProxy with two backend Java servers to be HA, despite GC pauses. Java programs pause periodically to recycle temporary variables, known as garbage collection (GC). This is called a “GC Pause.” The description “Stop … Continue reading

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REST API Client Computer Languages and Frameworks Survey

I recently wrote REST API client programs in several programming languages as a subproject of my Perl REST API Framework, and had some surprises, both good and bad. I would have gladly just linked to somebody else’s sample clients, but … Continue reading

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