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MobileFirst JavaScript adapters

With IBM MobileFirstâ„¢ Platform Foundation, we can create, test, and deploy adapters that are written in JavaScript.

For more general information about MobileFirst adapters, see Adapters overview.

Benefits of MobileFirst JavaScript adapters

In addition to benefits that adapters provide in general, JavaScript adapters also provide these:

JavaScript adapter types

IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation V8.0.0 supports HTTP and SQL adapters:

The JavaScript adapter framework

The adapter framework mediates between the mobile apps and the enterprise. A typical flow is depicted in the following diagram.

Figure 1. The JavaScript adapter framework

The diagram is explained in the following text.


Parent topic: Developing the server side of a MobileFirst application