DAAS – Infowereld.com delivers Data As A Service
With our new REST API Service we provide you with usefull datasets for any Business Intelligence solution, from static GEO codes for countries and cities to Global population data. Send your inquiry with the form. See the basic difference between Web Services and Web APIs.
1) It is a SOAP based service and returns data as XML.
2) It only supports the HTTP protocol.
3) It can only be hosted on IIS.
4) It is not open source, but can be used by any client that understands XML.
5) It requires a SOAP protocol to receive and send data over the network, so it is not a light-weight architecture.