Which style of WSDL should I use? Introduction A WSDL document describes a web service.
A WSDL binding describes how the service is bound to a messaging protocol, particularly the SOAP messaging protocol. A WSDL SOAP binding can be either a Remote Procedure Call (RPC) style binding or a document style binding. A SOAP binding can also have an encoded use or a literal use. This gives you four style/use models: Developing RESTful Web Services in Perl. By Andrew Sterling Hanenkamp 02/19/2008 If you are a web developer and aren't familiar with the term "REST," you should know that you regularly work within this software architecture.
REST is a term that can describe the interactions that occur between client and server on the World Wide Web. However, as with many terms, its original definition actually takes on further meaning as different parties have used it. In this paper, I assume REST to be more specifically applied to describe communication between a client and server as part of a specific API. REST Web Services. XFire. Repurposing CGI applications with SOAP. Axis.