O'Reilly logo

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Unleashed by Damian Sinay, Marc J. Wolenik

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 22. Web Services

<feature><title>In This Chapter</title> </feature>

Web Services Fundamentals

Microsoft Dynamics CRM uses the Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) concept, which implements a series of Web Services to provide extensibility support. By using these Web Services, we can integrate other applications and systems with Microsoft CRM, as well as extend its capabilities.

Web Services are based on Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) messages. This protocol uses Extended Markup Language (XML), which provides usability through Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) communication transports.

In simple terms, this gives applications and systems an easy way to communicate using standard protocols ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required