Apache, Celtix, CXF, jax-ws, Spring, Spring Framework, web, Web Applications, webservices, Xfire

Apache CXF- An ultimate web service open source framework : Lets start learning…

Apache CXF is an open source services framework which is a result of the merge between the XFire and Celtix projects. CXF helps us build and develop services using JAX-WS. These services can speak a variety of protocols such as SOAP, XML/HTTP, RESTful HTTP, or CORBA and work over a variety of transports such as HTTP, JMS or JBI.

In this series we will go through two common approaches to create a web service.

  1. Code first approach
  2. Contract First approach