What Is WSDL Document

This section describes WSDL Documents, which are XML files that uses WSDL (Web Services Definition Language) to define Web services.

What Is WSDL Document? A WSDL (Web Services Definition Language) document is an XML file that uses WSDL language to define Web services.

WSDL language was developed by W3C. 2 major versions have been released so far.

At a high level, a WSDL document defines a set of Web services which are defined as below:

Here is a diagram that illustrates how WSDL 2.0 can be used to define Web services in a WSDL document:

WSDL 2.0 Document Structure
WSDL 2.0 Document Structure

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 SoapUI - Web Service Testing Tool

SOAP Web Service and SoapUI

 What Is SOAP Web Service

What Is WSDL Document

 A Sample WSDL 2.0 Document

 Creating SOAP Project with WSDL

 SOAP Project Interface Viewer

 SOAP Web Service Request Template

 Calling SOAP Web Service

 HTTP Request and Response Raw Data

 REST Web Service and SoapUI

 LatLonListCityNames - Return Latitudes and Longitudes of US Cities

 LatLonListZipCode - Return Latitudes and Longitudes of US Zip Code

 NDFDgenByDay - US Weather Forecast by Day

 NDFDgen - US-Weather Forecast for a Single Location

 Currency Exchange Rate

 Currency Converter by kowabunga.net

 Bitcoin Blockchain Data API (or Explorer)

 flickr.interestingness.getList - Get Interesting Photos

 UUID/GUID Generator

 NumberToWords - Convert Number in Digits to Words

 TitleCaseWordsWithToken - Words to Title Case Format

 RSC - ChemSpider APIs

 Discontinued: GetCountries - Get All Countries and Territories

 Discontinued: GetCurrencies - Get Currencies from All Countries

 Discontinued: GetGMTbyCountry - Get GMT Information of a Given Country

 Discontinued: GetISD - Get ISD Phone Code of a Given Country

 Discontinued: GetCitiesByCountry - Get Cities by Country

 Discontinued: GetInfoByState - Get ZIP Codes of a Given US State

 Discontinued: GetAirportInformationByCountry - Get Airport Code by Country

 Discontinued: GetGeoIP - Get Country by IP Address

 Discontinued: ConvertTemp - Convert Temperature Unit

 Discontinued: ChangeLengthUnit - Convert Length Unit

 Discontinued: ConvertWeight - Convert Weight Unit

 Discontinued: ChangeAreaUnit - Convert Area Unit

 Discontinued: Code39 - Generate Bar Code Images in Code 39 Format

 Discontinued: GenerateBarCode - Generate Bar Code Images

 Discontinued: GetMortgagePayment - Calculate Mortgage Payment

 Discontinued: ConversionRate - Get Currency Exchange Rate

 Discontinued: GetQuote - Get Stock Quote

 Discontinued: GetSunSetRiseTime - Get Sunrise and Sunset Time

 Discontinued: GetWeatherByZipCode - Get Weather by ZIP Code in US

 Discontinued: getTime - Get the Current Time

 Discontinued: questionSearch - Search Yahoo! Questions and Answers

 Discontinued: Hotwire - Get Travel Ticker Deals

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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