SOAP Web Service
The end and the start of the message are indicated by SOAP envelope. The receiver will be informed of the complete message arrival. When a message is received and processed, it will be informed by the SOAP envelope. So it solved the major problem of informing message processing. So in other words we can say that is a packaging method.
Following points will explain it in more detail: A root element is the base of SOAP envelop message and it is contained by all the
To exchange messages and information between multiple computers, XML based protocol is used which is called SOAP. SOAP is XML based protocol so you can say that it is the XML specification application.
Following rules or statements are considered as true for the SOAP.
• It is a protocol for communication.
• SOAP stands for Simple Object Access Protocol.
• It is designed to use internet for all its communication.
• It has the facility to use HTTP