Linking Salesforce to other systems using SOAP API
|Knowledge Article Number||000176775|
|Description||This article with help you to integrate/link Salesforce with any third party software/application for data exchange.|
Use SOAP API
>>You can use SOAP API, Integrate salesforce with external system and update or insert data in salesforce.
>>To integrate Salesforce with external system you need to consume the WSDL from salesforce in your external system.
>>You can get the WSDL from Set Up | Develop | API
>>You can choose any of the WSDL "Enterprise or Partner" and consume and generate stubs.
>>You will get the code of all the calls which you can make from external system to Salesforce.
>>You need to specify the Endpoint URL (The endpoint where you need to make the call)
>>You need to create a webservice and specify the condition when the records would be updated in salesforce.
For more information on SOAP API you can refer the following documents :