Exposing a REST API in OutSystems
Extra Resources

Security
When exposing a REST Web Service it is recommended to add some kind of security mechanisms to protect your data. Check the following links for more information on create an authentication layer for your API:


Customizing Endpoint URLs

URLs of REST API methods can be customized. In the previous exercises the URLs were customized to match common formats. More details on this feature can be found here.


Custom HTTP Codes

Custom HTTP codes may also be used in some scenarios. Check here on how to do it.


Documentation

Although the OutSystems platform generates documentation for exposed REST APIs, developers can further extend it with Markdown syntax (more details here).

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