1.4 Relationship to Other Protocols
A client that implements this protocol can use the Autodiscover Publishing and Lookup SOAP-Based Web Service Protocol, as described in [MS-OXWSADISC], or the Autodiscover Publishing and Lookup Protocol, as described in [MS-OXDSCLI], to identify the target endpoint (4) to use for each operation.
This protocol uses SOAP, as described in [SOAP1.1], to specify the structure information that is exchanged between the client and the server. This protocol uses the XML schema, as described in [XMLSCHEMA1] and [XMLSCHEMA2], to describe the message content that is sent to and from the server.
The following protocols use the retention tag and retention action information provided by this protocol:
Conversations Web Service Protocol, as described in [MS-OXWSCONV]
Core Items Web Service Protocol, as described in [MS-OXWSCORE]
Folders and Folder Permissions Web Service Protocol, as described in [MS-OXWSFOLD]
For conceptual background information and overviews of the relationships and interactions between this and other protocols, see [MS-OXPROTO].