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Spring Framework: Versioning Spring Data REST APIs

by Craig Golightly

Balancing new feature development in your REST API with stability and predictability for existing users will sometimes require a versioning scheme. This course shows some options of how to implement versioning in a Spring Data Rest API.

What you'll learn

Sometimes you can't add features to your API without breaking something. How can you best communicate that to your users? In this course, Spring Framework: Versioning Spring Data REST APIs, you will learn foundational knowledge of versioning APIs. First, you will learn about when to version your API. Next, you will discover different versioning schemes. Finally, you will explore how to implement versioning in a Spring Data REST API. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of versioning Spring Data REST APIs needed to effectively manage change in your APIs.

About the author

Craig is passionate about solving problems with the right tools. He has over 20 years of software development experience with large enterprises and small startups on everything from search engines to fighter jets. He has a bachelor's and master's degree in computer science with extensive experience in AWS, microservices, and artificial intelligence. Craig enjoys teaching and mentoring others so they can save time and accomplish their goals faster.

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