JAX-WS

Java API for XML Web Services

JAX-WS

JAX-WS RI 2.3.0 is a Web Services framework that provides tools and infrastructure to develop Web Services solutions for the end users and middleware developers.

With JAX-WS RI 2.3.0, clients and web services have a big advantage: the platform independence of the Java programming language.

Documentation

This release includes the following documentation:

The documentation/samples included with JAX-WS that is distributed on GitHub describes how to use JAX-WS to develop and deploy your webservices endpoints in a servlet container. The samples discussed in this document and available as part of JAX-WS distribution are tested to work on Glassfish and on Apache Tomcat. The deployment is demonstrated using JAX-WS RI specific proprietary deployment descriptor sun-jaxws.xml.

Licensing and Governance

JAX-WS is licensed under a dual license - CDDL 1.1 and GPL 2.0 with Class-path Exception. That means you can choose which one of the two suits your needs better and use it under those terms.

We use GlassFish Governance Policy, which means we can only accept contributions under the terms of OCA.