The Django REST framework is a key tool Lintel utilizes when developing RESTful APIs for our clients. There are three obvious scenarios when providing a powerful REST-based API is a must: 1) When enabling feature-rich and fully interactive web applications. 2) Powering mobile applications by providing a cloud-based backend. 3) Working with third parties to integrate your application into their workflows.
More often than not, having a RESTful API is a foundational component to a successful technology-based product. There are many options to choose from when creating a RESTful API.
Out of the box, Django REST interfaces are easy to explore with its web-browseable interface. It's easily customizable from top to bottom, and offers advanced features without feeling out of place in a Django-based project.