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  • what is the format used for communication between the web service and its client?

    what are the protocols used for communication in web services?

    Wednesday, April 5, 2006 2:22 PM

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  • Wednesday, April 5, 2006 5:53 PM
  •  srinivas_kompally wrote:

    what is the format used for communication between the web service and its client?

    what are the protocols used for communication in web services?

    The most common protocol is HTTP/HTTPS.

    SOAP messaging travels like a normal web request using port 80 or port 443 (SSL).

    This allows SOAP to appear as a regular web request to traverse firewalls. (Some firewalls are setup to block certain SOAP requests but this is not common).

     

     

    Sunday, April 9, 2006 3:06 PM