Eclipse Metro is a high-performance, extensible, easy-to-use web service stack.
It is a one-stop shop for all your web service needs, from the simplest
hello world web service to reliable, secured, and transacted web service
that involves .NET services. The Metro web service stack is a part of
the GlassFish community, but it can be also used outside GlassFish.
Eclipse Metro consists of Eclipse Implementation
of Jakarta XML Web Services and Web Services Interoperability Technology project (WSIT).
Eclipse Implementation of Jakarta XML
Web Services provides core web servicing support and the base framework for extensions
provided by the WSIT layer.
Web Services Interoperability Technologies (WSIT) includes implementations of:
SOAP over TCP
WS-Policy (policy) has its own codebase however
WS-Policy related issues can be submitted into the Metro (WSIT) Issue tracker
XML Web Services Security (xwss) project has been merged into the WSIT code base