User customization and extending functionality is a key ingredient of WSO2’s product stack. The WSO2 Governance Registry is one such product that enables users to extend existing functionality by adding custom features. In such scenarios users are provided with extending API s such as Handlers, Filters and Aspects.
This session aims at understanding the concepts and usage of handlers and filters within the context of extending registry functionalities. It will start with a brief introduction to Handlers and Filters followed by configuration, writing sample handlers to customize resource handling and how a filter could be used in association with a handler. It will also delve in to the other important aspects about extending the registry with handlers and filters
Isuru, a Software Engineer working on the WSO2 Governance Registry team has been involved with WSO2 projects from the time he was an undergraduate.. He has worked on SOA and Web Service related technologies particularly in Apache Axis 2 for his final year project.