The Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, defined in JSR 370) is
designed to make it easy to develop applications that use the REST
architecture. This chapter describes advanced features of JAX-RS. If you
are new to JAX-RS, see Chapter 32, "Building
RESTful Web Services with JAX-RS" before you proceed with this chapter.
JAX-RS is integrated with Contexts and Dependency Injection for Java EE
(CDI), Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) technology, and Java Servlet
The following topics are addressed here: