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Unformatted text preview: and transaction workflows, are still in flux with varying levels of maturity. Take care to ensure that only industry-adopted standards are used. This might influence your decisions on candidate business functions for Web service enablement. You can find information about the current status of the different available Web services standards on the following Web page: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/webservices/standards/ _ What are you using Web services for? Web services are designed for interoperability, not performance. Use Web services in the context of providing exposure to external parties and not internally in the place of messaging between parts of your application. Web services use XML to represent data as human readable text for openness and interoperability. When compared to a binary format, it is quite inefficient, especially where it requires the use of parsers and other post-processing....
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course ECON 635 taught by Professor Leiter during the Spring '10 term at Andrew Jackson.
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