- Provides chapters on topics of introductory WSDL syntax and XML Schema syntax, taking take the reader through fundamental concepts and into deeper techniques and allowing them to quickly climb the learning curve.
- Provides working syntactical examples - described by Web services standards such as XML, XML Schemas, WSDL and SOAP - that can be used to directly implement interface design procedures.
- Real-world examples generated using the Altova XML Spy tooling reinforce applicability, allowing you to immediately generate value from their efforts.
A Common Sense Definition
2. Core SOA Principles
3. Web Services vs. other Types and Styles of Services
the Missing Link
5. Data Services
6. Transformation to Resolve Data Impedance
7. The Service Interface
8. Canonical Message Design
9. The Enterprise Taxonomy
10. XML Schema Basics
11. XML Schema Design Patterns
12. Schema Assembly and Reuse
13. The Interface and Change
14. Service Operations and Overloading
15. Selective Data Fragmentation
16. Update Transactions
17. Fixed Length Transactions and Nulls
18. Document Literal Interfaces
19. Performance Analysis and Optimization Techniques
20. Error Definition and Handling
James Bean is the President and CEO of the Relational Logistics Group. He is the author of the books: the "Sybase Client/Server EXplorer" © 1996 Coriolis Group Books and "XML Globalization and Best Practices" © 2001, and has written numerous magazine articles for technology journals. He is also the Chairman of the Global Web Architecture Group.