A Sample WSDL 2.0 Document

his section describes a sample WSDL 2.0 document, which defines a Web service, helloService, with an operation called Hello.

Here is a simple example of WSDL 2.0 document represented in XML format, Hello_WSDL_20_SOAP.wsdl:

<?xml version="1.0"?> 
<wsdl:description xmlns:wsdl="http://www.w3.org/ns/wsdl"
  xmlns:wsoap= "http://www.w3.org/ns/wsdl/soap"

    Copyright (c) 2009 by Dr. Herong Yang, herongyang.com
    All rights reserved

    <xsd:schema xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
      <xsd:element name="Hello" type="xsd:string"/>    
      <xsd:element name="HelloResponse" type="xsd:string"/>    

  <wsdl:interface name="helloInterface" >
    <wsdl:operation name="Hello" 
      <wsdl:input messageLabel="In" 
        element="hy:Hello" />
      <wsdl:output messageLabel="Out" 
        element="hy:HelloResponse" />

  <wsdl:binding name="helloBinding" 
    <wsdl:operation ref="hy:Hello" 

  <wsdl:service name="helloService" 
    <wsdl:endpoint name="helloEndpoint" 


In this WSDL 2.0 sample document,

This sample WSDL document is also available at http://www.herongyang.com/Service/Hello_WSDL_20_SOAP.wsdl.

Last update: 2015.

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 About This Book

 SoapUI - Web Service Testing Tool

SOAP Web Service and SoapUI

 What Is SOAP Web Service?

 What Is WSDL Document?

A Sample WSDL 2.0 Document

 Creating SOAP Project with WSDL

 SOAP Project Interface Viewer

 SOAP Web Service Request Template

 Calling SOAP Web Service

 HTTP Request and Response Raw Data

 REST Web Service and SoapUI

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