• What does API stand for? And Other Acronyms: REST, SOAP, XML, JSON, WSDL

    … programming interface that reads the Web Service Definition Language (WSDL) file. They don’t need to parse the response, it’s already accomplished using the WSDL. SOAP requires a programmatic envelope, which defines the message structure and how to process it, a set of encoding rules for expressing instances of application-defined datatypes and a convention for representing procedure calls and responses. © 2014 DK New Media. …

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