Unformatted text preview: Web services can be used as an easier way to expose application programing interfaces (APIs) to consumers. Wrapping existing APIs in Web services provides a more friendly interface to them. _ What business functionality do you want to expose to external parties? You have the option to expose as much or as little of your application as you want. This can range from single business functions exposed as services to the entire application wrapped up as a single Web service. It largely depends on your business strategy. There are no technical constraints. Does the architecture of your application allow individual business functions to be exposed in this manner?...
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- Spring '12
- Want, Application programming interface, Web Services