Sunday, May 26, 2013

Consuming Webservices deployed on Google App Engine from Rails

Google App Engine is very attractive for exposing services that needs to be up and running 24x7 and scale automatically based on demand. Rails apps can consume RESTful services developed using Google Cloud Endpoints. Even though Google Cloud Endpoints is experimental,  platform developers will find very compelling. Any platform that can make a http request can consume the services.

1. Using OAuth 2.0 for Server to Server Applications
2. Google APIs Client Library for Ruby
Here is the github repo :

3. Code to Cloud in under 45 minutes

4. Slides from 18 to 34 from Pycon2013

5. Google Cloud End Points sample project
6. Python End Points

7. OReilly Webcast : Python for Google App Engine