Proteus: A System for Dynamically Composing and
Executing Web Services
Reading Assignment :
Three questions: (pick one and answer it in a one-page essay)
Please be sure to include your 2-digit class ID # on your essay.
1) What is a Web Service and how is it different than a remote procedure call (RPC)? 2) When compared with a Web Browser, what advantages does a Web Service provide? 3) Is it appropriate to compress data prior to its transmission at all times? Explain your answer.