ASP.NET Web API: Web Services for Websites, Modern Apps, and Mobile Apps
The new release of Web API offers some great new features while maintaining the original direction towards making REST and HTTP services easier in Microsoft .NET. Have you created a few websites that make use of AJAX calls to Web API controllers and wondered if there was a way to use the same sort of approach in a modern app or a mobile app? Have a client who needs a mobile app that’s supported in all the major smartphone platforms? Want to use Web API in a Single-Page Application (SPA)? Need to add authentication to your existing Web API? These and other topics are explored in this intermediate session on Web API, which covers a variety of ways it can be used to expose your application’s data through a universally-supported (or endlessly extensible) protocols.