Tag Archives: Swagger

Comparing OpenAPI / Swagger, GraphQL, and gRPC

I’ve been preparing for a talk at Twin Cities Code Camp 2020 (https://twincitiescodecamp.com/#/talks/3609) which will compare and contrast the more common and traditional OpenAPI or Swagger APIs (sometimes called REST APIs in a generally-accepted loose interpretation of the term) and the newer kids on the block: GraphQL and gRPC. Most… Read more »

Secure Web APIs with Swagger, Swashbuckle, and OAuth2 (part 3)

This article continues the process started in part 1 which concluded with us having an API that has both anonymous and secure methods that can be called, and a Swagger interface provided by Swashbuckle. For this post, I will be discussing how to customize the Swagger interface and make it… Read more »

Secure Web APIs with Swagger, Swashbuckle, and OAuth2 (part 2)

This article continues the process started in part 1 which concluded with us having an API that has both anonymous and secure methods that can be called, and a Swagger interface provided by Swashbuckle. What remains now is the real meat of what I was trying to accomplish: Making sure… Read more »

Secure Web APIs with Swagger, Swashbuckle, and OAuth2 (part 1)

So I wanted to go down the path of creating a shiny new custom enterprise-grade API framework that includes the following features: Easy to navigate documentation and testability via a Swagger interface that can be tested/tried right on the site hosting the API Authenticated access for customers and clients using… Read more »