Python REST API for Humans.
Eve is an open source Python REST API framework designed for human beings. It allows to effortlessly build and deploy highly customizable, fully featured RESTful Web Services. Eve offers native support for MongoDB, and SQL backends via community extensions.
Eve is Simple
from eve import Eve app = Eve() app.run()
The API is now live, ready to be consumed:
$ curl -i http://example.com/people HTTP/1.1 200 OK
All you need to bring your API online is a database, a configuration file (defaults to settings.py) and a launch script. Overall, you will find that configuring and fine-tuning your API is a very simple process.
Emphasis on REST
Full range of CRUD operations
Customizable resource endpoints
Customizable, multiple item endpoints
Filtering and Sorting
JSON and XML Rendering
Data Integrity and Concurrency Control
Extensible Data Validation
Resource-level Cache Control
CORS Cross-Origin Resource Sharing
Read-only by default
Predefined Database Filters
Embedded Resource Serialization
Custom ID Fields
MongoDB Aggregation Framework
MongoDB and SQL Support
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Eve REST framework is a open source, collaboratively funded project. If you run a business and are using Eve in a revenue-generating product, it would make business sense to sponsor Eve development: it ensures the project that your product relies on stays healthy and actively maintained. Individual users are also welcome to make a recurring pledge or a one time donation if Eve has helped you in your work or personal projects.
Every single sign-up makes a significant impact towards making Eve possible. To learn more, check out our funding page.
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