Differences SOAP vs REST: 🔍 Comparison of protocols and their security

What Is SOAP?

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<soap:Envelope
xmlns:soap="https://www.example.com/soap-envelope/"
soap:encodingStyle="http://www.example.com/soap-encoding">
<soap:Header>
<m:Trans xmlns:m="https://www.example.com/transaction/"
soap:mustUnderstand="a">bcd
</soap:Header>
<soap:Body>
<m:GetEmployee xmlns:m="https://www.example.com/prices">
<m:EName>Joe></m:EName>
</m:GetEmployee>
</soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>

What Is REST?

{
"name": "XYZ",
"location": "India",
"title": “developer”,
joinYear: 2010
}

Why is REST Faster Than SOAP Web Services?

SOAP vs REST API: Which is More Secure?

Benefits of REST Over SOAP

Benefits of SOAP Over REST

Conclusion

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