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"Techniques for Composing Rest services"

This is a handy presentation: www.jopera.org/files/SOA2009-REST-Composition.pdf "Techniques for Composing Rest services" I'll post some notes on service composition in crux shortly....

access mode authentication

To activate protected access modes for a device, a user may have to supply a password. This post gets into the protocol of how that password is used to authenticate requests. server-side mode database Each access mode supported by a...

session notes

To make less likely the unwanted display or modification of sensitive device state, crux uses a system of authorization and authentication between browser and server. background A crux instance provides a web API for the state of some personal computing...

users' mental models of instances and device state

Users form mental models of the state of various personal devices. For example, they have a sense of what contact numbers are stored in their cell phone, what settings are stored in their DVR, which files are on which computers,...

crux instances

A crux instance is a "personal web service", meaning: Each crux instance is a specific web server, with its own URL. Usually, a crux instance is accessed only by a small number of users. The individual owner(s) of an instance...

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quality

Someone once said "The quality of a system of organization is inversely related to the size of the resulting 'miscelaneous' bin."...