Method of Fare Payment based on RESTful Web Services
In this paper, the functional architecture for short messaging, payment, and account management RESTful web services was designed that enables IT developers to create applications using telecommunications network elements. Especially, to support a business model that enables operators to offer integrated billing, payment and account management APIs are crucial. In the modeling of short messaging, payment, and account management, the authors proposed resource definitions and the HTTP verbs applicable for each of these resources. And they measured the TPS of the open service gateway including RESTful web services.