Building a REST Service with Golang - Part 3 (Adding a Backend)

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Intro Golang is pretty hot right now. Over the past few weeks, I've been exploring implementing some of the cloud infrastracture I'd previously built with node in go, partly for fun, partly because go is fast. This led me to believe that setting up a basic REST service would make for a great tutorial. At the end, we will have a fully functioning REST service for serving basic CRUD on a user resource. Code for the final product can be found here. This is the third and final entry in a series of high level tutorials on setting up a… Read More


Building a REST Service with Golang - Part 2 (Basic Webserver)

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Intro Golang is pretty hot right now. Over the past few weeks, I've been exploring implementing some of the cloud infrastracture I'd previously built with node in go, partly for fun, partly because go is fast. This led me to believe that setting up a basic REST service would make for a great tutorial. At the end, we will have a fully functioning REST service for serving basic CRUD on a user resource. Code for the final product can be found here. This is the second in a series of high level tutorials on setting up a REST service using… Read More


Building a REST Service with Golang - Part 1 (Setup)

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Intro Golang is pretty hot right now. Over the past few weeks, I've been exploring implementing some of the cloud infrastracture I'd previously built with node in go, partly for fun, partly because go is fast. This led me to believe that setting up a basic REST service would make for a great tutorial. At the end, we will have a fully functioning REST service for serving basic CRUD on a user resource. Code for the final product can be found here. This is the first in a series of high level tutorials on setting up a REST service using… Read More