Web services is one of the official Drupal 8 initiatives. Known as "headless Drupal", web services allow us to use Drupal as a data storage for applications and websites using various frameworks and technologies.
This session will address:
1. Introduction to web services. Origins and types of web services, crucial components and basics to get us going. We will look into the difference between Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 service setup and why it was crucial to get services into the core.
2. Examples. Practical use of web services with various frameworks.
3. Drupal 8 services configuration. Hands on configuring of Drupal 8 to setup and interact with services.