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Improving API Performance with HTTP Keepalive by Clete Blackwell II
Optimizing response time by reducing unnecessary connection reestablishment

Improving API Performance with HTTP Keepalive

Performance of business functionality is important. To keep this at the forefront, modern business functionality is backed by one or more customer-facing APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) which are often backed by a series of microservices. Any amount of unnecessary response time in a deeply-nested service can cause slow performance to customers, potentially creating inefficiencies and diminishing customer satisfaction.

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