This chapter presented a detailed analysis and sample application to demonstrate integrating Struts with a Web Services application.
Among the important points of the chapter were
Web Services fit with Struts Model components. That is, they should be called from the Struts Action class and likely represent an interface to some data or business logic in a remote system.
Web Services are a technology based on communication and encoding of data in XML. The SOAP protocol is used for communications of data.
Serializing data is the process of converting data in your program into an XML representation that’s independent of any particular computer language or platform. Deserialization is the opposite: It’s the process of taking data in an ...