Interoperability at the SOAP message level

A WSDL design case study

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Shawn Hu

Date archived: January 5, 2017 | First published: July 18, 2006

Can a commonly agreed-upon XML schema guarantee a successful data exchange between systems using Web services? Find the answer in this case study. You'll see how to define a WSDL document to achieve interoperability at the SOAP message level when an integration layer is involved. Both Remote Procedure Calls (RPC) and document styles of Web service are discussed.

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ArticleTitle=Interoperability at the SOAP message level