How to create and consume SOAP Web Service using SoapServer and SoapClient in PHP

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create SOAP web service using SoapServer and how to consume web service using SoapClient in PHP. I am going to create a WSDL or web service definition language file for defining the contract between the server and client. SoapServer is used to create server side implementation of the SOAP service, whereas SoapClient is to used to consume the SOAP service. Related Posts: Three Ways to consume SOAP Web Service in PHP

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3 Ways to consume SOAP Web Service in PHP

Here I am going to show you how to consume SOAP web service in PHP in 3 ways. To consume SOAP webservice you must have a SOAP web service deployed onto a server. Here I am going to consume or call the SOAP service which is ready made available on the internet. I am calling the CelsiusToFahrenheit which converts temperature from celsius to fahrenheit. You may also create your own service and write a SOAP client to consume the service. The method of consumption is similar to what I am…

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PHP SOAP Web Service Configuration

Introduction Here I am going to tell you how to configure PHP SOAP web service. Obviously you can imagine why I am going to show you PHP SOAP configuration. This is required when you are going to create or consume the SOAP web service from your PHP programs. SOAP is an acronym that stands for Simple Object Access Protocol. It is XML based messaging protocol that defines the semantic of the communication structure between two applications. It is both platform and language independent. It supports various protocols while communicating to…

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