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Getting Started with Swagger 2 Tools

by Richard Monson-Haefel

Swagger Tools is the leading platform for describing RESTful web services. This course will teach you how to use Swagger Tools to describe, document, generate code, and test RESTful web APIs based on the OpenAPI standard.

What you'll learn

RESTful web APIs are ubiquitous, but documenting and using them correctly is a challenge. In this course, Getting Started with Swagger Tools, you’ll learn to describe, document, test, and generate code for RESTful web services using OpenAPI and Swagger Tools. First, you’ll explore the Swagger Editor, Swagger UI, and Swagger Inspector to describe, document, and test RESTful web APIs. Next, you’ll discover how to auto-generate code in several languages from OpenAPI documents. Finally, you’ll learn how to use SwaggerHub to collaborate with others when using Swagger Tools. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Swagger Tools needed to fully describe, document, test, and generate code for any RESTful web service.

About the author

Richard has more than 26 years of experience as a professional software developer and architect. He has written five books on enterprise Java including EJB, JMS, web services, and software architecture. He has served on the JCP executive committee and multiple expert groups is the co-founder of OpenEJB and Apache Geronimo, was a Sr. Analyst for Burton Group (aka Gartner), and is a celebrated public speaker.

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