Guide to choosing between REST vs SOAP services?
Does anyone have links to documentation or guides on making the decision between REST vs. SOAP? I understand both of these but am looking for some references on the key decision points, eg, security, which may make you lean towards one or the other.
I have a problem now. I need to pass an transactionID and an user password to a rest service and it is suppose to return me a true/false value (in XML format). However, it is consistently returning me
We are currently using Spring MVC to implement REST services. We need to expose a subset of these service implementations as SOAP. I looked into apache camel documentation to see if there is any such
when writing interface and implementation files, is there a middle found between choosing one class of objects to use as arguments or to be returned and using id? That is, can I choose a collection of
I am designing a service that relies on two, or sometimes even three SOAP services for update. The flow can for example be like this: my SOAP client call customerUpdate in system A my SOAP client cal
What is the standard way to pass parameters to REST services? Is it parameterName = value? In this way, how would the complex object be passed? I am using c# WebRequest class for calling Rest services
What are the disadvantages of using SOAP services?
Does Grails provide built-in or via a plugin support to consume (not to generate) XML based REST or SOAP web services ( esp. REST) ?
If you were to create a professional application using S3 services, would you use their SOAP or REST interface (and why)? Assume using C# 3.5, VS2008, etc. (basically MS stack). Thank you ahead of tim
I got slightly confused about the differences between Asynctask, Thread, Services, Loader in Android. I know how it works. But i still don't understand what and when should i use. I work with Android
Basic question: what design principles should one follow when choosing between using a class or using a record (with polymorphic fields) ? First, we know that classes and records are essentially equiv
I am thinking about using web services (SOAP) for the web based Timesheet application. There will be around 250-300 people using this website. Development Environment: VS2010 (VB.NET, ASP.NET with AJ
what are web services(Rmi,ejb,soap)? what is the difference between web services and web application? Is it possible to implement web services in web application?
I followed this NetBeans guide here on RESTful web services using JPA - http://netbeans.org/kb/docs/websvc/rest.html I thought JPA was supposed to be a specification and you would use something like H
I've only used XML RPC and I haven't really delved into SOAP but I'm trying to find a good comprehensive guide, with real world examples or even a walkthrough of some minimal REST application. I'm mos
How do I simply understand wsdl's? Seems very complicated. How is it related to soap? Where does rest fit in all these? Please give examples.
I'd like to start moving our application business layers into a collection of REST web services. However, most of our Intranet has been built using Classic ASP and most of the developers where I work
I was thinking into digging a little dipper into the REST type of web services and noticed that there aren't any specifications for it as opposed to SOAP web services. Why is that?
I'm trying to understand the difference between Web Services and Websites. In college, I learned how to build a website up by writing servlets and JSPs. However, I want to buildwebsites using method
I have a requirement where I have large amount of data(in form of pdf,images,doc files) on server which will be distributed to many users. I want to pull these file using web services along with their
Is there any issues with providing several different formats of web services from the same application server?
What does it make Restful webservices different from the other Web Services like SOAP?
I'am new in windows azure cloud services and I'd like to know if it's possible to allow communication between 2 roles in 2 different Cloud Services over an internal endpoint? I have a small HttpModule
(Maybe, there is hope) If I have spring integration and as inbound soap or rest (http) is it possible to dynamically generate the wsdl and the wadl as in the classical approach? (I have seen that you
Do SOAP and REST put their respective payloads as a URL? For example: http://localhost/action/?var=datadatadata I know SOAP uses XML and sometimes runs on a different port on the server, but do you st
There a lot of different ways a Silverlight application can connect back to it’ server. Including WCF - Windows Communication Foundation REST (see also) ADO.NET Data Services (or is this just REST?)
How to consume SOAP web services in Jquery mobile? My web service is been made in ASP.NET. I want to consume it using Jquery mobile. Sorry but I don't know anything about service integration and stuff
What is the best class/bean to use for a Java Soap Web Service? I am a .NET guy and can't really tell from any articles on the web.
In one of our projects we are using the spring mvc. The spring mvc has inherent support for REST web services. I am looking forward to some insight/suggestions on how does Springs mvc's REST support f
I created a REST Service using netbeans 7.1 with Jersey 1.8 and inside the RESTful Web Services folder it added 2 services: AccessTokenRequest [/accessToken] RequestTokenRequest [/requestToken] I
I have a web application providing more than 30 REST services(using Jersey) to clients. Is is possible to automatically create a wadl document for my application? I need this so that i can have it con
What is main difference between domain and application services? (I'm using NHibernate) Which layer would be better for business logic? What's best practice? -S# Architecture uses application services
Does anyone know how to configure it so that a SOAP service and REST service can share the same port using Jersey (Grizzly) outside of an application server? My soap service is at www.someurl.com:por
I see that the services of WSO2 Identity Server are exposed as SOAP web services. Are they also exposed as REST services and if not is there a plan for REST support in the near future?
Is there a way to share data between services in AngularJS? Use case: data aggregation from different services For example I want a service1 that loads some data from a REST Service. Then another ser
Previously I used XML soap for data exchange in my web services, But switched to json for another project. Now I cant seem to find a reason to go back to XML, primarily because of the response size di
What is the difference between rest, restful and soap based webservices? Are there any other types of webservices? Please explain the differences to me.
I am writing an application providing REST services (with Apache-CXF) that manage JPA entities (with Hibernate). I am a bit lost with Transaction management and would like your advice on this topic. F
I am writing an application in .NET that will interface with the following rest-based API extensively: http://wiki.eveonline.com/en/wiki/EVE_API_Account_Characters Being new to consuming REST-based se
Is there any reason why the default plug and play F# type providers to web services is soap based wsdl? Is it because of a lack of formal contracts in REST? Such that each REST api may differ signific
In your humble opinion: what would be a best practice aproach to map REST URLs to services/files within one's architecture (let's assume MVC pattern here)?
I am having an ASP.NET 4 Web application. How can i consume a .Net 4.0 REST WCF service in this asp.net application. Do i need to create proxyclass like for web services for REST too or is there some
I am trying to write applications for iPad which take advantage of web services. I know the concept of a web service and have used it in C#/.NET. I need to know how to do this on an iPad. Can anyone r
This question already has an answer here: Representational state transfer (REST) and Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) 14 answers I currently figure out the similar is both using internet pr
I am using SOAP UI for testing the web services. In the Authentication tab, I have entered the username and password and domain name. Sample: WSDL URL: http://localhost:8080/soap/helloTest?wsdl Userna
I need to give a demo on the working of Soap and Rest(practical example). Could anyone help please and suggest an example using .net frame work or any other suitable ways. Let me put it this way I w
How do you choose between implementing a value object (the canonical example being an address) as an immutable object or a struct? Are there performance, semantic or any other benefits of choosing one
Is anyone aware of a (preferablly free) webservice that would accept a SOAP or REST request. This request would contain an IP address, and the service would return an approximation of that IP's locati
i have been reading a little about REST services and i would love to know more. I wonder if anyone can confirm, currently we have a wcf web service (ending in .svc) and we have many clients accessing
Is there some way to generate sample XML/JSON based on a WCF REST interface? Most of the time the devices that consume our web services deserialize the message into it's relevant object. However some
While looking into some web services, I ran across this new technology that Microsoft is calling OData. Reading through their description within the FAQ on what OData is, I am having a hard time dis