A Web service is a method of communications between two electronic devices over a network.

Web Services


When building a new web-based service, one of the inevitable questions that comes up is “How am I going to talk to it?” Do...
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What is a Microservice?

If the term Microservice is new to you then chances are that you’re thinking the same thing that went through my mind when I...
Leon Atherton
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Top 10 Open Source Java and JavaEE Application Servers

At IDR Solutions we make use of a Open Source Java Application Server called Glassfish to run our free PDF to HTML5 Converter. I...
Alex Marshall
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Creating a WordPress Plugin Part 3: Adding Shortcodes

Recently, I’ve been working on a proof of concept project which integrates our JPDF2HTML5 web service with the popular blogging platform WordPress. You can see the...
Simon Lissack
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Creating a WordPress Plugin Part 2: Uploading Media and…

In my previous article I took a look at getting a basic admin panel to appear in the sample application. In this article, I...
Simon Lissack
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