Build Web services with transport-level security using IBM Rational Application Developer V7, Part 2, Configure HTTP basic authentication
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Date archived: January 5, 2017 | First published: February 07, 2008
Part 1 of this tutorial series gave you step-by-step instructions for building a Web service for a simple calculator application. You generated Web services and tested two different types of Web services clients -- a Java™ Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) client and a stand-alone Java client -- and handled user-defined exceptions in Web services. This second installment in the three-part series shows you how to configure HTTP basic authentication for your Web services and Web services client, and monitor the HTTP basic authentication information using the TCP/IP monitor.
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