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Table 2 HTTP URI based operations are provided through a REST API for operating on individual objects.

From: Adaptable data management for systems biology investigations

Operation Base Syntax Method Description
Retrieve /<XPATH>/meta GET Retrieve JSON representation of a resource, and an array of its child resources
Retrieve /<XPATH>/dir GET Retrieve a file system representation of the resource with directories and files.
Retrieve /<XPATH>/structured GET Retrieve the domain model representation of the resource.
Search /<XPATH>/search GET Retrieve underlying resources matching provided query parameters.
Modify /<XPATH> POST Updates domain model representations, properties, files or contents of a file.
Delete /<XPATH> DELETE Permanently removes the resource, its model, properties and files