One of the latest and greatest trends in IT that is here to stay is Web Services. More and more enterprises are using web services to deliver data and business value. Sometimes that valuable data is needed inside stored database routines. We will examine how to make http calls to web services from within PL/SQL, and demonstrate code that parses and utilizes the resulting JSON and XML.
Andrew Logan received an MS in Mathematics from BYU. He is now a Database Engineer for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.