Joshua Boverhof

Joshua Boverhof
CSE III, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab


Joshua is an engineer at LBNL, his expertise includes web and cloud technologies. He is currently developing RESTful web services for the NERSC supercomputing center, and works on “” a hosted managed file transfer service.


Location: D133
Joshua Boverhof (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab), Shreyas Cholia (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
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RESTful HTTP web services have many advantages over the "big" web services paradigm of SOAP/WSDL/XML Schema. RESTful services are simpler to create, use, and test. REST/HTTP is native to the web, thus it's easy to digest these services from Javascript or a backend. NEWT is a RESTful web API to NERSC HPC resources, used by other scientific portals. Read more.