Issue No. 04 - July-Aug. (2012 vol. 16)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2012.62
Fatna Belqasmi , Concordia University
Jagdeep Singh , Concordia University
Suhib Younis Bani Melhem , Concordia University
Roch H. Glitho , Concordia University
RESTful Web services are now emerging as an alternative to SOAP-based Web services and might be a more suitable choice in some cases. A comparison of two Web programming interfaces &amp;#x2014; the standard Parlay-X multimedia SOAP-based Web service and a RESTful Web service that offers the same functionalities &#x2014; for developing multimedia conferencing applications shows that the RESTful Web interface offers better performance.
Media, Servers, Multimedia communication, Logic gates, Simple object access protocol, Computer architecture, Web and internet services, Parlay-X Web services, Media, Servers, Multimedia communication, Logic gates, Simple object access protocol, Computer architecture, Internet computing, SOAP-based Web services, RESTful Web services, multimedia conferencing