Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Web Service Evolution

    1. Client/Server Origins

    2. The Undefined Web

    3. Planning for Interdependence

  2. Chapter 2 Foundations of Web Services

    1. Basic Networking

    2. HTTP

    3. From HTTP to RPC

  3. Chapter 3 Development Platform

    1. Tools and Projects Used

    2. Test Drive

    3. Other Platforms

  4. Chapter 4 Project 1: Competitive Analysis

    1. Application Features

    2. Gathering Web Service Data

  5. Chapter 5 Project 2: Auctions and Shipping

    1. Auction Listing XML

    2. Processing the Auction XML

    3. Connecting to FedEx

  6. Chapter 6 Project 3: Billing and Faxing

    1. Starting the Transaction

    2. Getting a Transaction Notification

    3. Responding to the Transaction

  7. Chapter 7 Project 4: Syndicated Search

    1. Making Feeds Available

    2. Using an Aggregator

  8. Chapter 8 Project 5: News Aggregator

    1. Getting Started

    2. Deleting a Watcher

    3. Current Watcher Listing

    4. Watcher Implementation

    5. Going Further with Quartz

  9. Chapter 9 Project 6: Audio CD Catalog

    1. CDDB

    2. Building a CD Catalog

  10. Chapter 10 Project 7: Hot News Sheet

    1. Presenting the News

    2. Gathering the News

  11. Chapter 11 Project 8: Automatic Daily Discussions

    1. Weblogs

    2. Generating Posts

    3. Generating a LiveJournal Post

    4. Viewing the Blogger Post

  12. Chapter 12 Future Web Service Directions

    1. Future Technologies

    2. Future Directions

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