REST has quickly become the de facto standard for building web services on the web because they’re easy to build and easy to consume. Building a REST API with Spring is a step-by-step guide to building RESTful APIs. This guide will help you understand the REST fundamentals of building RESTful web services.
Building a REST API is not a complex task. Spring has made REST a first-class citizen starting from Spring 3.0. This guide will cover all the fundamentals of the REST and will walk you through building a RESTful API using Spring, Spring MVC, and Spring Boot.
Here are main characteristics of REST services