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Use Compression for REST Services?

  • 1.  Use Compression for REST Services?

    Posted 18 days ago
    Hello everyone.

    Is it possible to activate GZIP compression for Spectrum REST Services?

    My service expects a JSON file for request and returns a JSON as an answer.
    The input JSON should contain a minimum of 1,000 records with ca. 30 attributes for every record.
    Spectrum seems not to accept such large files.
    Because of that I want to use GZIP compressed JSONs.

    Is there any hidden option to allow compressed files in Spectrum Services?
    The only thing I found is GZIP mentioned in the JMX Console ( org.eclipse.jetty.webapp:context=rest,id=0,type=webappcontext )

    Can you help me?



    Maximilian Zurek
    ADWEKO Consulting GmbH

  • 2.  RE: Use Compression for REST Services?

    Pitney Bowes
    Posted 18 days ago
    Hi Max,

    I checked with Engineering.  There is no setting to enable compression for REST.


    Jason A. Brown
    Principal Product Manager
    SaaS Solutions, Customer Information Management
    Pitney Bowes, Inc
    Minneapolis MN