Deploying Native XML Web Services
This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.
The following table lists the steps that we recommend you follow to enable native XML Web services in SQL Server.
Learn about Native XML Web Services provided with SQL Server.
Understand requirements for your application. For example, the following questions are helpful to ask at this step in the process:
Determine which client operating system types are to be supported. For example, the following questions are helpful to ask at this step in the process:
Determine whether your application will be deployed for intranet or extranet use?
Choose the authentication type that is best suited for use with your endpoint deployment.
Decide on the correct WSDL strategy for your environment: default, simple, custom, or none.
Create HTTP endpoints to allow the instance of SQL Server listen to HTTP requests.
Grant permissions to endpoints.
Expose stored procedures or user-defined functions as Web methods.
Test the default WSDL response from the endpoint.
(optional) Update or re-create endpoints as needed.