Using Web Services
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Mule is designed to facilitate the use of Web services in the following ways:
Web services can be hosted or consumed
Transport decoupled from protocol, that is, you can send / receive over JMS, email, etc.
JAX-WS or Simple services
Web services can be proxied or modified without much code
Web Service Consumer - Describes how to consume web services.
CXF Module Reference - Describes how to build web services with CXF.
Using the Mule Client - Describes the Mule Client, which can be used as a SOAP client.
Proxying Web Services - Describes how to use Mule as a web service proxy in various scenarios.
Supported Web Service Standards - Web service standards supported by Mule and CXF.
Using .NET Web Services with Mule - Tips for using .NET web services with Mule.