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Mastering SoapUI

By : Pranai Nandan, Surendra Mohan
Book Image

Mastering SoapUI

By: Pranai Nandan, Surendra Mohan

Overview of this book

SoapUI is an open-source cross-platform testing application that provides complete test coverage and supports all the standard protocols and technologies. This book includes real-time examples of implementing SoapUI to achieve quality and business assurance. Starting with the features and functionalities of SoapUI, the book will then focus on functional testing, load testing, and security testing of web services. Furthermore, you will learn how to automate your services and then design data-driven, keyword-driven, and hybrid-driven frameworks in SoapUI. Then the book will show you how to test UIs and services using SoapUI with the help of Selenium. You will also learn how to integrate SoapUI with Jenkins for CI and SoapUI test with QC with backward- and forward-compatibility. The final part of the book will show you how to virtualize a service response in SoapUI using Service Mocking. You will finish the journey by discovering the best practices for SoapUI test automation and preparing yourself for the online certification of SoapUI.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Mastering SoapUI
About the Author
About the Reviewer
SoapUI Integration with Jenkins and HP QC

Service orchestration

When services act in a manner that serves a business purpose which results in a business process being completed, it's known as service orchestration. It directly addresses the implementation of business process implementation. It actually binds business logic and data exchange between applications together so that the desired flow is met.

From another point of view, it can also be said that service orchestration arranges services so that they look like a single service meant to complete a single flow.

To achieve service orchestration, every service involved in orchestration shares data among themselves where sometimes an output of one service acts as an input to the other.

But it should be noted that individual services are not designed to communicate with each other, messages should be exchanged based on certain business rules and execution sequence. To provide communication between all applications in SOA we have the concept of Enterprise Application Integration (EAI...