Web Services Concepts for Managers

The Web Services Concepts for Managers training course provides an overview of the key concepts, technologies, paradigms, and methodologies associated with developing a service-based platform using RESTful Web Services as the implementation strategy.

The course begins by examining the key motivations for both service-based platforms and web services. It then transitions into a discussion around the historical and current trends in developing services, touching on things like proprietary solutions, SOAP, and REST. With the general foundation laid, the course then provides a high-level examination of the key technologies and components used to develop RESTful service solutions.

The Web Services Concepts training course is applicable for all roles within a software development organization and does not require a programming or deep technical expertise.

Course Summary

Purpose: 
Learn the key web services concepts required to effectively manage a web services project.
Audience: 
Software engineering managers in charge of teams building out web services solutions.
Skill Level: 
Learning Style: 

Hands-on training is customized, instructor-led training with an in-depth presentation of a technology and its concepts, featuring such topics as Java, OOAD, and Open Source.

Hands On help
Duration: 
1 Day
Productivity Objectives: 
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages using Web Services as an implementation strategy for service-based platforms
  • Identify the key differences between SOAP and REST services
  • Describe three advantages for using REST over SOAP
  • Explain each of the key technologies involved and their role in facilitating REAT-based solutions

What You'll Learn

In the Web Services Concepts for Managers training course, you’ll learn:

  • What is a Service-Based Platform
    • What is a service
    • What is a platform
    • History of service based solutions
    • Motivations for creating and deploying service-based solutions
    • What is a service platform
    • Current service platform ecosystem
  • What are Web Services
    • History of Web Services
    • Motivations for using Web Services
    • Key Components of Web Services and SOA: HTTP, XML, SOAP, UDDI
    • Key infrastructure components
    • Current web service ecosystem
  • Introduction to Building Web Services with SOAP
    • Key SOAP motivations
    • Key SOAP technologies: WSDL, UDDI, etc.
    • Code level walk through of a SOAP service solution
    • Securing SOAP services
    • Advantages and disadvantages of using SOAP based services
    • Deploying and maintaing SOAP services
  • Introduction to Building Web Services with REST
    • Key REST motivations
    • Key REST technologies: XML, JSON, HTTP methods
    • Code level walk through of a REST service solution
    • Securing REST services
    • Advantages and disadvantages of using REST based services
    • Deploying and maintaining REST services
  • Managing Web Services Solutions
    • Implementation technologies and tools
    • Required infrastructure elements
    • Software engineering processes that work and don’t work well with REST
    • Best Practices in design and architecture
  • Future trends
    • Service Oriented Architectures
    • Web Services and PaaS solutions
    • Moving to AWS


Meet Your Instructor

Joshua photo
Joshua

Joshua has been in the Internet industry almost since its inception, working as an enterprise systems administrator for 5 years, as a systems/network architect for two years, and as a developer for 15 years. His programming experience is generally centered on Internet applications; nowadays mostly focused on JavaScript, both server-side and front-end. Joshua is a believer in disruptive technologies and methodologies, and has practiced Agile/TDD methods for the past several years. Outside of work, he develops games,...

Meet Joshua »

Contact us to learn more

Not all training courses are created equal. Let the customization process begin! We'll work with you to design a custom Web Services Concepts for Managers training course that meets your specific needs.

DevelopIntelligence has been in the technical/software development learning and training industry for nearly 20 years. We’ve provided learning solutions to more than 48,000 engineers, across 220 organizations worldwide.

About Develop Intelligence
Di Clients

surveyask

Need help finding the right learning solution?   Call us: 877-629-5631