This chapter lists the new and changed features of WebLogic web services for WebLogic Server 12.1.3 and other significant changes that are discussed in this guide, and provides pointers to additional information. This document is the new edition of the formerly titled Introducing WebLogic Web Services for Oracle WebLogic Server.
Oracle Fusion Middleware 12c (12.1.3) includes the following new and changed features for this document:
Reflects support of the Jersey 2.5.1 Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS) 2.0 Reference Implementation (RI) as a pre-built shared library.
Reflects support for the Jersey 1.18 JAX-RS 1.1. RI.
Oracle Fusion Middleware 12c (12.1.2) includes the following new and changed features for this document:
List of new features supported, as described in Chapter 2, "Features and Standards Supported by WebLogic Web Services," including:
SOAP over JMS transport supported for JAX-WS web services.
Fast Infoset supported for JAX-WS web services.
Stand-alone Java SE client access supported for JAX-WS and JAX-RS web service clients.
Updated versions of standards supported, as described in Chapter 2, "Features and Standards Supported by WebLogic Web Services," including:
|Standard||12c Version||11g Version|
|JSR 109: Implementing Enterprise Web Services||1.3||1.2|
|Java API for XML-based Web Services (JAX-WS)||2.2||2.1|
|Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS)||1.1 (Jersey 1.13 JAX-RS RI)||1.1 (Jersey 1.9 JAX-RS RI)|
|Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB)||2.2||2.1|
|Web Services Security Policy (WS-SecurityPolicy)||1.3||1.2|
|Web Services Addressing (WS-Addressing)||1.0 and 2004/08||1.0|
WebLogic Server provides support for new web services Maven goals, including:
ws-jwsc. For more information, see Chapter 3, "Using Web Services Apache Maven Goals."