This recipe describes how to implement web services in Apache Axis2. We will show you how to implement the Axis2 annotated web service, and deploy it to the Axis2 server. We will explore the typical lifecycle of a web service.
We use the Eclipse IDE (Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers Version) for the development of web services. We also need the Apache AXIS2 package for the web service deployment.
Oracle also provides the Oracle Enterprise Pack for Eclipse for those who prefer the Eclipse IDE over the JDeveloper IDE. The package can be found at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/eclipse/overview/index.html?ssSourceSiteId=ocomen.
The following steps present the creation, ...