Programmer’s Guide to Apache Thrift provides comprehensive coverage of the Apache Thrift framework along with a developer’s-eye view of modern distributed application architecture.
about the technology
about the book
Programmer’s Guide to Apache Thrift provides comprehensive coverage of distributed application communication using the Thrift framework. Packed with code examples and useful insight, this book presents best practices for multi-language distributed development. You’ll take a guided tour through transports, protocols, IDL, and servers as you explore programs in C++, Java, and Python. You’ll also learn how to work with platforms ranging from browser-based clients to enterprise servers.
- Complete coverage of Thrift’s IDL
- Building and serializing complex user-defined types
- Plug-in protocols, transports, and data compression
- Creating cross-language services with RPC and messaging systems
about the reader
Readers should be comfortable with a language like Python, Java, or C++ and the basics of service-oriented or microservice architectures.
about the author
Randy Abernethy is an Apache Thrift Project Management Committee member and a partner at RX-M.