>>1. Is a web service, application server or web server dependent ? Its web server dependent.
>2. What are these tools like Axis, Systinet ? Are they third party tools >to be used along with web server/application server ? Axis or systinet is soap implementation tools to enable webserivces. You dont any third party tools unless you need addtional "special" features such as security,barcode etc.,
>3. Where does JWSDP fit ? Can we use the JWSDP package to deploy a web >service independent w.r.t server (web/app)? In which scenarios we should >use JWSDP package ? JWSDP is another soap implementation tool like axis. Start learning Axis and try to implement some simple examples, then you will more ideas about this whole buzz.