What is RESTHeart?
RESTHeart is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.
RESTHeart is an open source tool with 677 GitHub stars and 160 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to RESTHeart's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses RESTHeart?
Pros of RESTHeart
RESTHeart is ready-to-use and saves coding the backend
- Setup in minutes the lightweight and fast microservice with support for MongoDB and AWS DocumentDB
- Available also as a Docker image
- Built on standards, like HTTP, JSON, REST, JSON and JSON Schema
- Read JSON documents with GET requests, specifying MongoDB queries and projection options
- Deal with large result sets with pagination
- Create, modify and delete JSON documents with POST, PUT, PATCH and DELETE requests
- Use bulk requests to deal with multiple documents in one shot
- Out-of-the-box User Authentication and Authorization
- Store and serve binary data with GridFS support
- Define and execute Aggregations, supporting both map-reduce and aggregation pipelines
- Execute requests in multi-document ACID transactions
- Access real-time data changes via Websocket Change Streams
- Create dbs, collections and indexes with Data Model API
- Validate requests with JSON Schema
- Extend RESTHeart via Plugins: transform, check requests and responses
- Keep data secure with authenticators and authorizers
- Executes WebHooks after a request completes
- Implement Web Services in minutes
- Define Relationships so that documents automatically include hyperlinks to referenced data
- Forget about HTTP details with automatic support of Cross-origin resource sharing, Web Caching and HTTP ETag to avoid ghost writes
- Navigate data with the embedded browser web app
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