Web Services Principles and Technology

ISBN-10: 0321155556
ISBN-13: 9780321155559
Authors: Michael P. Papazoglou
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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR Number of pages: 784 Dimensions: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall Weight: 2.816 lbs. Language: English

Table of contents

Web Services basics
The Concept of Software as a Service
A More Complete Definition of Web Services
Characteristics of Web Services
Service Interface and Implementation
The Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
The Web Services Technology Stack
Quality of Service
Web Services Interoperability
Web Services versus Components
Impact and Shortcomings of Web Services
Enabling Infrastructure
Distributed Computing Infrastructure
Distributed Computing and Internet Protocols
The Client/Server Model
Characteristics of Inter-Process Communication
Synchronous Forms of Middleware
Asynchronous Forms of Middleware
Request/Reply Messaging
Message Oriented Middleware
Transaction Oriented Middleware
EnterpriseApplication and e-Business Integration
Brief Overview of XML
XML Document Structure
URIs and XML Namespaces
Defining Structure in XML Documents
XML Schema Reuse
Document Navigation and Transformation
Core Functionality and Standards
SOAP: Simple Object Access Protocol
Inter-Application Communication and Wire Protocols
SOAP as a Messaging Protocol
Structure of a SOAP Message
The SOAP Communication Model
Error Handling in SOAP
Advantages and Disadvantages of SOAP
Describing Web Services
Why is a Service Description Needed?
WSDL: Web services Description Language
Using WSDL to Generate Client Stubs
Non-functional Descriptions in WSDL
Registering and Discovering Web Services
Service Registries
Service Discovery