CSC 587. Web Services using XML and SOAP. 3 Credits.

A web service is a service function provided by a web application to another web application via the Internet. This course introduces students to the concepts of web services and related protocols. In particular, the course uses a hands-on training approach to cover the concepts of eXtensible Markup Language (XML) and web services. Some related protocols such as Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP), REpresentational State Transfer (RESTful) web services, Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration (UDDI), and Web Services Description Language (WSDL) will be discussed.
Typically offered in Summer.