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Web Services

Built on industry standards, Web services technologies allow applications to interoperate across programming languages, platforms, and operating systems.


Web services technologies can provide ease of development and deployment advantages.

A Web service can:

  • enable client programs to call your program remotely
  • launch your program via a Web browser
  • load balance parallel codes or many runs of code that you want to enable your collaborators to run

Web Portals

Web services are a framework technology that can be used to build computational and data Web portals.

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