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What is a Webhook?

A webhook provides a decoupled means for an application to provide real-time updates to other applications. A great example of webhook integration is Slack, which can automate the publication of messages to channels and users. Configured inside the Slack administration panel, a Slack webhook is identified by a unique URL, such as https://hooks.slack.com/services/12345/qwert/. When somebody …


by Jason Gilmore • October 26, 2020

Container-Based Systems, Docker, Kubernetes, Kubernetes

The Best Guide to Docker, Kubernetes, & Container-Based Systems

by Jeremy H • October 21, 2020

API Gateway Authentication

What Is API Gateway Authentication?

by Jeremy H • October 14, 2020


5 Essential Technologies for Microservices App Development

by Jeremy H • October 8, 2020

Stateful App Design, Stateless App Design, Stateless App Design

Stateful vs. Stateless Web App Design

by Jeremy H • September 28, 2020

Facebook OAuth 2.0, OAuth, OAuth

How to Incorporate Facebook OAuth 2.0

by Kevin McGahey • September 23, 2020

Data Sources, Services, Services

Executing SQL Joins in REST APIs Using DreamFactory

by Jason Gilmore • September 16, 2020

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