Reference: jQuery getJSON method

Get JSON data using an AJAX HTTP GET request.


  1. URL - The URL to get the JSON data from the server.
  2. data - Optional JSON Object containing key / value pairs to send with the request.
  3. calback - Optional function that is called when the request is complete.


The callback has the following parameters:

  1. responseText - The HTML returned from the server if the request succeeds.
  2. textStatus - The status of the response.
  3. jqXHR - XMLHttpRequest object


$.getJSON(URL, data, callback);


Get a list of employees from the server.

$.getJSON("/employee/list", function (list) {
  for (var idx = 0; idx < list.length; idx++) {
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