What Features Are in JAX-WS 2.0?
Short for "Java API for XML Web Services version 2.0," JAX-WS 2.0 is a key part of the Java Web Services Development Pack, and it offers simplified architecture for developing Web services. Its main features include the following:
- An API for developing Java- and XML-based Web services
- A standard implementation of the Web services servlet
- Annotations which the annotation processing tool (apt) uses to generate components for the service and client
- Wsimport and other tools for generating beans, stubs, and XML for the client code
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