WSDL


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WSDL

WSDL

(Web Services Description Language) An XML-based language that describes the protocols and formats used by a Web service. WSDL descriptions can be housed in a UDDI directory, and the combination of WSDL and UDDI enables applications to discover and use whatever services are available on the Web that perform the additional functions the application requires. See UDDI, WSFL, WADL and Web services.
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WSDL is a web service description language which is also based on XML.
In this experiment, we compare query handling time between fixed WSDL interface mechanism(traditional approach) and dynamic generating WSDL interface mechanism, and number of satisfaction of query request between fixed WSDL interface mechanism and dynamic generating WSDL interface mechanism, respectively.
This usually requires downloading the WSDL and plugging it into a software application.
Removes: unnecessary and non-interoperable features from WSDL 1.