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  1. Preface
  2. Web Services
  3. SOAP Web Services
  4. WSDL Data Object
  5. Schema Object
  6. How to Create a SOAP Web Service
  7. Operation Mappings
  8. Parsing Web Service SOAP Messages
  9. Generating Web Service SOAP Messages
  10. Web Service Consumer Transformation
  11. REST Web Services
  12. How to Create a REST Web Service
  13. REST Web Service Consumer Transformation
  14. REST and SOAP Web Service Administration
  15. Datatype Compatibility

Web Services Guide

Web Services Guide

Web Service Consumer Transformation Process

Web Service Consumer Transformation Process

An external application or a Web Service Consumer transformation can connect to a web service as a web service client.
The following process describes how a Web Service Consumer transformation sends a requests and receives a response from a web service:
  1. The Web Service Consumer transformation generates a request and connects to the web service with a connection object.
  2. The Web Service Consumer transformation receives the a response from the web service.
  3. The Web Service Consumer transformation extracts data from the response and returns the data in transformation output ports.