CHAPTER 10. Web Services


What’s In This Chapter?

This chapter departs from the “attack” format of previous chapters. Like the privacy material of Chapter 9, “Privacy,” Web Services are of a more general nature and concern more than just software testers. Web Services are a new type of Web programming paradigm that makes programming Web applications more like programming traditional applications, where programs are purposefully built to be reusable through an exposed application programming interface.


According to the Gartner research group, Web Services are the next big thing in the IT industry, slowly taking over from the traditional ...

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