Spring/CXF WS service

A web service is typically an application programming interface (API) or Web API that is accessed via Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) and executed on a remote system, hosting the requested service. The Spring Framework is an open source application framework for the Java platform. Apache CXF is an open-source, fully featured, easy to use Web Services framework. The goal is to correctly configure a service to be run as a web service using Spring and Apache CXF.
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Spring/CXF WS service: LaceyService

Annotate your interface as @WebService, your class as @WebService with a name reflecting the address of the jaxws endpoint in your server config and an endpointInterface specifying the interface, and your methods as @WebMethod with an operationName reflecting the name of the annotated method.
See attachment for details.
See Spring/CXF WS server config, Spring/CXF WS client config and Spring/CXF WS controller for further details.