Chapter 18. XML Web Services
Topics in This Chapter
Web Service Overview: The popularity of Web Services stems from the fact that they are implemented using the non-proprietary technologies of HTTP, XML, and SOAP. For them to become truly useful, users must have a way to locate them on the Internet. UDDI offers one such discovery service.
Creating a Web Service: In C#, a Web Service is created by implementing a method that is exposed to clients across the Internet. To indicate a method is available, a
WebServicedirective is required on the Web page, and a
WebMethodattribute is attached to the Web Service method.
Building an XML Web Service Client: The easiest way to create a Web Service client is to build a proxy using the Web Services Description ...