Web services HTTP-based web services allow diverse applications to talk to each other. ServiceNow supports both inbound (provider) and outbound (consumer) web services. Direct inbound web services Inbound web services allow you to access and modify ServiceNow data using a client application. REST API Scripted REST APIs SOAP web service CSV Web service Excel web service JSONv2 Web Service PDF web service RSS feed generator XML web service Other inbound web services ODBC driver Scripted SOAP web services Outbound web services Outbound web services allow you to send SOAP and REST messages to external web service providers. Outbound SOAP web service Outbound REST web service Inbound web servicesInbound web services, such as the REST API, allow you to interact with ServiceNow instance data using web service requests.Outbound web servicesOutbound web services allow you to access remote endpoints and perform web service requests from a ServiceNow instance.ODBC driverThe ServiceNow open database connectivity (ODBC) driver provides read-only access to the database associated with your ServiceNow instance.