Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Spring Integration and Spring Web Services, a Nice Fit

Spring Integration (SI) introduced support for inbound web services messages recently, meaning that you can define web services-enabled message gateways that accept SOAP (or POX) requests. This feature is provided as an integration with Spring Web Services (Spring-WS), which is a good thing as we will see, and not only because I like Spring-WS.