A Web service is a method of communications between two electronic devices over a network.

Web Services

REST vs. gRPC

When building a new web-based service, one of the inevitable questions that comes up is “How am I going to talk to it?” Do...
Rob
4 min read

What is a Microservice?

If the term Microservice is new to you then chances are that you’re thinking the same thing that went through my mind when I...
Leon Atherton
1 min read

Running BuildVu from other languages

A question we get asked pretty often is “Can we use your library to convert PDF to HTML5 with ?” The answer?...
Rob
2 min read

Top 10 Open Source Java and JavaEE Application Servers

At IDR Solutions we make use of a Open Source Java Application Server called Glassfish to run our free PDF to HTML5 Converter. I...
Alex Marshall
6 min read

Creating a WordPress Plugin Part 3: Adding Shortcodes

Recently,¬†I’ve been working on a proof of concept project which integrates¬†our JPDF2HTML5 web service with the popular blogging platform WordPress. You can see the...
Simon Lissack
1 min read