Monthly Archives: August 2013

Why SOAP?

Why SOAP? Here are a few reasons you may want to use SOAP. WS-Security While SOAP supports SSL (just like REST) it also supports WS-Security which adds some enterprise security features. Supports identity through intermediaries, not just point to point … Continue reading

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SOAP vs REST

Both methods are used by many of the large players. It’s a matter of preference. My preference is REST because it’s simpler to use and understand. SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol): SOAP builds an XML protocol on top of HTTP … Continue reading

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