Exploring .NET Web Services

with Dr. Neil Roodyn

 Aims and objectives

.NET is the new platform of choice for developing distributed applications with Microsoft technologies. This two day course uncovers one of the key technologies introduced by Microsoft as part of the .NET distributed applications strategy.

The course consists of discussions of Web Services technologies and 50% of the time will be spent in hands on exercises where the delegate can gain real experience developing Web Service technology. This helps to reinforce an understanding of how to best utilise this technology.

To get the most out of this course delegates should be experienced programmers with some exposure to either VB.NET or C#. An understanding of component based design and development would be advantageous.

The course covers the following topics:

1.       Introduction - What are Web Services?

2.       Building and Using Web Services

3.       WSDL

4.       SOAP

5.       XML Schemas and Serialization

6.       Remoting

7.       Security

8.       Discovery UDDI and DISCO

9.       Debugging Services

10.   The Future

Who should attend?

This course is designed for developers who:

q       wish to obtain an understanding of Web Services

q       need to develop solutions which are distributed and/or cross platform

q       want to gain an insight in how to best build and utilise .NET Web Services