Category Archives: Web Services

Difference between JSON and XML

Let us understand the difference between JSON and XML web technologies. Here’s a brief overview on JSON vs XML with a complete description and examples as well. XML XML is an abbreviation for Extensible Markup Language and was developed by the World Wide Web Consortium. XML is primarily used to store and transport data from… Read More »

Android SOAP Client Example Using ksoap2

In this tutorial you will learn to make an android soap client using ksoap2 library. Prerequisites We need ksop2 library. You can download its jar easily by searching on google. A soap web service running on server. Also Read: Android Restful Web Service Client Example In this example we will create android client that will consume… Read More »

Difference between SOAP and REST Web Services

Here you will learn about the difference between SOAP and REST web services. Web services are used to communicate between applications that are developed in different languages and running on different platforms. Like a Java application running on linux platform can communicate with a PHP application running on windows platform. There are two types of… Read More »

Create Simple Java RESTful Web Services Using Jersey

In this tutorial you will learn how to create simple Java RESTful web services using Jersey framework. JAX-RS is the Java API used for creating RESTful web services. There are mainly two types of implementation of JAX-RS that are Jersey and RESTeasy. In this tutorial we will see Jersey implementation. We will use eclipse to… Read More »

Create Java SOAP Web Service Using Eclipse

In this tutorial I will teach you the simplest way to create Java SOAP web service using Eclipse IDE. I have created this example using Eclipse Kepler. I am sure it will work with any other Eclipse version. But make sure your IDE contains Apache Tomcat and Apache Axis. Apache Axis will do the work… Read More »