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Jerry Ablan

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Installing DreamFactory On Nginx Server

Posted by Jerry Ablan

Tue, Sep 2, 2014

Turning It Up To Eleven!

DreamFactory can be configured to use any web server. The core package ships with configuration examples for Apache as well as nginx. This guide will show you how to transform your ordinary, default Apache/pre-fork DSP into a shiny new nginx/FPM DSP! Sound cool? Read on!

Performance Nginx

Using OAuth with the New Portal Service (Part 2)

Posted by Jerry Ablan

Tue, Jan 14, 2014

Are we there yet?

This post picks up where part 1 left off... I apologize for the delay. My original post was too long so I split it into two parts. In reviewing the second installment, I realized that the concepts were a bit vague and would be better conveyed through an actual application.

Thus, the Portal Sandbox was born! The full source code is available on GitHub. Go ahead and clone a copy so you can follow along. I'll wait...

Remote Services API Authentication OAuth

Using OAuth with the New Portal Service

Posted by Jerry Ablan

Wed, Nov 6, 2013

As all developers know, your creations can become tired, bored, and sometimes angry when forced to talk to only a single server or service. Applications are, for all intents and purposes, tiny monsters: they grow hungry to communicate with others to expand their knowledge, reach, and power. We at DreamFactory know this all too well and wanted to create an easy way to allow your monsters to feed their yearning. With the next release of the DreamFactory Services Platform™ (version 1.1.3), satisfying that need will become a whole lot easier. What makes this possible you ask? A new system service called Portal does.

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