WADL - A Simple Description of REST services

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SOAP and RESTful web services both have a role to play in the Web infrastructure. The latest version of JAX-WS has Some Support but it clearly can be improved. Marc has been Exploring REST WS and one of his research directions is WADL that he just published in a Technical Report.

Check it out. You can actually read, and even write, the service descriptors. Try that with WSDL!

Added: Also check this older Presentation on WADL.

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