Overview of the generic web service connector

The Bonita Studio includes a generic web service connector that leverages SOAP 1.2 protocol.

Generic configuration

  1. Go to Web services in the connectors list.

  2. SelectWeb Service Client.

  3. Click on Next

  4. Enter a name and description for the connector.

  5. Click on *Next.*

To format your entries according to SOAP specifications, go to SOAP!

See a working example of a web service connector in this tutorial.

this connector uses the StAX API. StAX libraries cannot be loaded in more than one classloader but must instead be placed in a single location where they can be called by all the items that use them.
When you configure a process that uses this connector, you must manage the jar files.

Input

Input type Description Type

Target NS

Target NS (URL)

String

Service name

Name of web service

String

Port name

Web service port name

String

Request

Request entity

String

End point address

URL

String

Binding

Specify protocol and data format

String

Password

Password of user authorized to access

String

Service NS

Target namespace (URL)

String

Service name

Name of web service

String

Port name

Web service port name

String

End point address

URL

String

Binding

Specify protocol and data format

String

Output

Output type Description Type

Response

Result of execution

Source

Result

The connector will locate and execute the specific web service and return and output in the form of a Java object.