Browse Definitions :
Quiz

Quiz: Web Services

Web services are services that are made available from a business's Web server for Web users or other Web-connected programs. Web services are sometimes called application services.

How to take the quiz:
- After reading the question, click on the answer that you think is correct to go to the whatis.com definition. If the answer you've chosen is correct, you will see the question text or an approximation of it somewhere in the definition.
OR
- After reading the question, write down the letter of your answer choice on scrap paper. Check your answers by using the answer key at the end of the quiz.

1. This markup language is considered to be extensible because of its unlimited and self-defining markup symbols.
a. HTML
b. XHTML
c. XML
d. W3C

2. This lightweight protocol provides a way for programs to interact with each other, even if using different operating systems and located behind a firewall.
a. CORBA
b. SOAP
c. RMI
d. DCOM

3. This XML-based language is used to describe the services a business offers and to provide a way for individuals and other businesses to access those services electronically.
a. Xerces
b. X-Box
c. XUL
d. WSDL

4. This XML-based registry is intended as on online Internet registry for businesses worldwide.
a. Universal Plug and Play
b. UDDI
c. Uniform Resource Locator
d. UDF

5. This platform simplifies application development and decreases the need for programming and programmer training by creating standardized,reusable modular components.
a. GDMO
b. JES2
c. J2EE
d. JNDI

6. This method ensures that each XML element type and attribute name has a unique identity.
a. namespace
b. fully-qualified domain name
c. Multiprotocol Label Switching
d. named pipe

7. This is a data structure representing a service type in a Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration registry.
a. model-view-controller
b. tModel
c. Venn diagram
d. exploratory model

8. This application program interface (API) from Sun Microsystems supports messaging between computers in a network.
a. write once, read many
b. Short Message Service
c. Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
d. Java Message Service

9. This term encompasses the plans, methods, and tools aimed at modernizing,consolidating, and coordinating the computer applications in an enterprise.
a. EAI
b. EDI
c. grasping plan
d. decision support system

10. This XML extension is a standard way to describe how to transform the structure of an XML document into an XML document with a different structure.
a. extract, transform, load
b. tree structure
c. XSLT
d. phase change

SCROLL DOWN FOR ANSWER KEY

















See the rest of our quiz topics

ANSWER KEY: 1c;2b;3d;4b;5c;6a;7b;8d;9a;10c

Let us know how you did and suggest a topic for a future quiz! contactus@whatis.com

This was last updated in July 2008

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

File Extensions and File Formats

SearchCompliance

  • privacy compliance

    Privacy compliance is a company's accordance with established personal information protection guidelines, specifications or ...

  • data governance policy

    A data governance policy is a documented set of guidelines for ensuring that an organization's data and information assets are ...

  • risk management

    Risk management is the process of identifying, assessing and controlling threats to an organization's capital and earnings.

SearchSecurity

  • juice jacking

    Juice jacking is a form of hacking that compromises a device's USB charging port or charging cable, allowing hackers to break ...

  • DNS attack

    A DNS attack is an exploit in which an attacker takes advantage of vulnerabilities in the domain name system (DNS).

  • Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)

    The Advanced Encryption Standard, or AES, is a symmetric block cipher chosen by the U.S. government to protect classified ...

SearchHealthIT

SearchDisasterRecovery

SearchStorage

  • M.2 SSD

    An M.2 SSD is a solid-state drive (SSD) that conforms to a computer industry specification written for internally mounted storage...

  • RAID (redundant array of independent disks)

    RAID (redundant array of independent disks) is a way of storing the same data in different places on multiple hard disks or ...

  • cache memory

    Cache memory, also called CPU memory, is high-speed static random access memory (SRAM) that a computer microprocessor can access ...

Close