All JSON-RPC 2.0 libraries are now in Maven Central

The migration from Ant to Maven is now complete and all Java libraries for handling JSON-RPC 2.0 messages are now published in Maven Central. You can find them under the com.thetransactioncompany.com groupId: JSON-RPC 2.0 Base JSON-RPC 2.0 Server JSON-RPC 2.0 Client JSON-RPC 2.0 Access Filter The useful JSON-RPC 2.0 Shell tool, available for purchase, has […]

JSON-RPC 2.0 libraries and tools switch to Maven

The Java libraries and tools for JSON-RPC 2.0 message serving and processing now use Apache Maven to build. Migrating the previous Apache Ant scripts took about a day a to complete and was not without hassles, notable the ZIP package distribution and the automatic versioning of JavaDocs. We’ll now be able to gain from Maven’s […]

The JSON-RPC 2.0 Client can now handle GZIP and DEFLATE compression

Does your JSON-RPC server return large amounts of data? If so applying HTTP response compression can greatly reduce network traffic and response time, occasionally by a whole magnitude if your JSON structures contain long repeating keys or values. Today we released a new version of the JSON-RPC 2.0 Client library for Java that adds support […]

Access filters for JSON-RPC 2.0 services

Services on the web often have to be controlled for who and how accesses them. If they deal with sensitive data, such as usernames and passwords, you may want to ensure that all requests come in over encrypted HTTPS. If you’re running a private service, you may want to ensure that only selected internet hosts […]

Easy LDAP user authentication over the web

AuthService is a simple web service software offered by Nimbus Directory Services. It can authenticate users against any LDAP directory using a web-friendly HTTP+JSON protocol. Where to use? AuthService can be used in any situation where you have to authenticate user credentials (login) over the web against an LDAP-compatible directory such as Microsoft Active Directory, […]

JSON-RPC 2.0 Base flies with the new JSON library

Two years after its initial release the JSON-RPC 2.0 Base library switches to a new package for representing and parsing JSON messages. The result is 2x to 4x times faster performance in JSON-RPC message parsing! Back in 2009 I chose JSON Simple for its simple and relatively non-invasive model for representing and mapping JSON entities […]