Applicable Standards, Specifications, and Compatibilities

The following standards and environments apply to the Web services implementation:

  • Starting with version 7.1, PPM uses the Axis2 Web service framework to leverage the following capabilities:

    • Extensible and modular architecture

    • Very easy-to-define custom message routing

    • Easy addition framework for new WS-* specifications

  • Starting with version 7.1, Web services support the following standards:

    • Document/Literal model

    • SOAP 1.1

    • WSDL 1.1 and 2.0 (with some caveats)

    • WS-Security

See the System Requirements and Compatibility Matrix for a complete and current list of PPM requirements.