Manage files in HDFS using WEBHDFS REST APIs

By  Rajashekar Yedla

Web services have become indispensable,  in the current trend of  development of applications,   for  exchange of data across the  applications / web applications.  Various application programming interfaces (APIs) are emerging to expose Web services. Representational state transfer (REST),  used by browsers, is logically the choice for building APIs.

Web services have become indispensable,  in the current trend of  development of applications,   for  exchange of data across the  applications / web applications.  Various application programming interfaces (APIs) are emerging to expose Web services. Representational state transfer (REST),  used by browsers, is logically the choice for building APIs.

I share my understanding and experience in using WEBHDFS  REST API.  (more…)

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