Suitable software stacks for simple python web service
kevin.p.dwyer at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 08:32:25 CET 2012
I have to build a simple web service which will:
- receive queries from our other servers
- forward the requests to a third party SOAP service
- process the response from the third party
- send the result back to the original requester
>From the point of view of the requester, this will happen within the scope
of a single request.
The data exchanged with the original requester will likely be encoded as
JSON; the SOAP service will be handled by SUDS.
The load is likely to be quite light, say a few requests per hour, though
this may increase in the future.
Given these requirements, what do you think might be a suitable software
stack, i.e. webserver and web framework (if a web framework is even
Candidates should be compatible with Python2.7, though I'd be happy to
consider Python 3 if anyone knows of a Python3 SOAP library that has good
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