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developerWorks: Web Services APIs for J2ME

Jul 26, 2004, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by C. Enrique Ortiz)

"The Web Services APIs (WSA) for Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME), as defined by the Java Community Process for the Java Specification Request 172 (JSR 172), are two independent optional packages for remote service invocation and XML parsing. These are targeted at both the Connected Device Configuration (CDC) and the Connected Limited Device Configuration (CLDC 1.0 and CLDC 1.1)-based profiles. Why should you care? Because the JSR 172 specification provides support for remote service invocation and XML parsing at the device level--this means that developers don't have to embed such functionality into each application. This article introduces the remote service invocation optional package API.

"Web services in the Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME) platform, as defined by Java Specification Request 172 (JSR 172), follow the same specifications, architecture, and invocation model as with standard Web services. Let's review the checklist..."

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