RESTful APIs, Microservices and Service meshes

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As users of technology, we use REST APIs every day in some or the other form. Some of us also build REST APIs in day-to-day developers’ life. What are APIs and what makes them RESTful? In this article, I will talk about how to design scalable, reliable, and consistent RESTful APIs while avoiding common mistakes.

What is REST?