Application Programming Interface
Apache Axis is an implementation of the SOAP ("Simple Object Access Protocol") submission to W3C.Axis is essentially a SOAP engine -- a framework consists of a Java and a C++ implementation of the SOAP server.
But Axis isn't just a SOAP engine -- it also includes various utilities and APIs for generating and deploying Web service applications:
Graphical User Interface
Maximo Business Object
Maximo Enterprise Adapter
Maximo Metadata is the Maximo data dictionary data that describes the Maximo DB Data content.
Dictionary Tables can be identified by executing the following SQL: select * from maxobject where internal = 1
Query By Example
Structured Query Language
WSDL = Web Services Description Language
WSDL is an XML schema for describing Web services and how they can be accessed by Web based applications.
WSDL facilitates the creation and deployment of Web based applications: for example, by using WSDL with many industry Web services development environments, a Web Services developer can access features provided by an implementation without knowing details of the network or underlying transport protocols.
Extensible Markup Language