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Comparison

REST vs SOAP APIs - A Beginner's Friendly Guide

REST and SOAP APIs are two of the widely used APIs for communication between client and the server. In this piece, let's talk about their difference.

What is the difference between an API and a Web Service?

APIs and web services are often confused but they are fairly different. In this piece, we are going to look at some of the differences between them.

Difference between API and SDK

SDK is a set of development tools whereas APIs lets two entities communicate. In this piece, let's look at what are the differences between APIs and SDKs.

Difference between Kafka and REST API

The REST and Kafka APIs are two different API architectures. In this piece, let's take a look at the differences between Kafka and REST API.

Difference between GraphQL and Kafka API

GraphQL is a query language whereas Kafka is an event stream platform. In this piece, let’s look at GraphQL, Kafka APIs, and a few differences between them.

Difference between APIs and Microservices

The API connects two sides. A microservice is a single service in the microservice architecture. Let's look at the difference between these two in this piece.

What are the differences between gRPC and REST?

There are three most common API architectures in use today: REST, gRPC, and GraphQL. Let's take a look at the differences between gRPC and REST API

What are the differences between gRPC and GraphQL?

These days gRPC and GraphQL both provide different features than REST API. Let's take a look at the differences between these two architectures.

What are the differences between JSON and XML?

XML and JSON are the two most common formats to receive data from the server. Let's take a look at the differences between these two formats in this piece.

What is the difference between REST and SOAP APIs?

The SOAP API is a web service that allows communication between client and server. Let's look at the differences between REST and SOAP API in this piece.