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

Last update: 2015.

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

 GetCountries - Get All Countries and Territories

 GetCurrencies - Get Currencies from All Countries and Territories

 GetGMTbyCountry - Get GMT Information of a Given Country

 GetISD - Get ISD Phone Code of a Given Country

 GetCitiesByCountry - Get Cities by Country

 LatLonListCityNames - Return Latitudes and Longitudes of US Cities

 GetInfoByState - Get ZIP Codes of a Given US State

 GetAirportInformationByCountry - Get Airport Code by Country

 GetGeoIP - Get Country by IP Address

 ConvertTemp - Convert Temperature Unit

 ChangeLengthUnit - Convert Length Unit

 ConvertWeight - Convert Weight Unit

 ChangeAreaUnit - Convert Area Unit

 Code39 - Generate Bar Code Images in Code 39 Format

 GenerateBarCode - Generate Bar Code Images

 GetMortgagePayment - Calculate Mortgage Payment

 ConversionRate - Get Currency Exchange Rate

 GetQuote - Get Stock Quote

 getTime - Get the Current Time

 GetSunSetRiseTime - Get Sunrise and Sunset Time

 GetWeatherByZipCode - Get Weather by ZIP Code in US

 NDFDgenByDay - US Weather Forecast by Day

 NDFDgen - US-Weather Forecast for a Single Location

 questionSearch - Search Yahoo! Questions and Answers

 flickr.interestingness.getList - Get Interesting Photos

 Hotwire - Get Travel Ticker Deals

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version