US Patent No. 10,599,500

API REGISTRY IN A CONTAINER PLATFORM FOR AUTOMATICALLY GENERATING CLIENT CODE LIBRARIES


Patent No. 10,599,500
Issue Date March 24, 2020
Title Api Registry In A Container Platform For Automatically Generating Client Code Libraries
Inventorship Claudio Caldato, Sammamish, WA (US)
Boris Scholl, Kirkland, WA (US)
Assignee Oracle International Corporation, Redwood Shores, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,599,500

1. A method of providing Application Programming Interface (API) functions for registered service endpoints in container environments, the method comprising:receiving, at an API registry, an API definition comprising:
an endpoint of a first service that is encapsulated in a container that is deployed in a container environment; and
one or more API functions;
creating, by the API registry, a binding between the one or more API functions and the endpoint of the first service;
receiving, by the API registry, a request from a second service to use the first service; and
providing, by the API registry, the one or more API functions to the second service, wherein the one or more API functions are included as part of the second service, and the one or more API functions execute calls from the second service to the endpoint of the first service.