RPC module

Remote Procedure Calls for Pip.Services Node.js / ES2017

This module is a part of the Pip.Services polyglot microservices toolkit.

The rpc module provides the synchronous communication using local calls or the HTTP(S) protocol. It contains both server and client side implementations.


The module contains the following packages:

  • Auth - authentication and authorization components
  • Build - HTTP service factory
  • Clients - mechanisms for retrieving connection settings from the microservice’s configuration and providing clients and services with these settings
  • Connect - helper module to retrieve connections for HTTP-based services and clients
  • Services - basic implementation of services for connecting via the HTTP/REST protocol and using the Commandable pattern over HTTP
  • Test - a Commandable HTTP client and a REST client that can be used for automated testing


Install the NPM package as

npm install pip-services3-rpc-nodex --save