Microsoft® Windows® Communication Foundation Step by Step

Microsoft® Windows® Communication Foundation Step by Step
Published:January 31, 2007Language:English
Author:John Sharp (Content Master)Technology:Windows Vista
Length:448 PagesISBN 13:9780735623361

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About The BookYour hands-on, step-by-step guide to building next-generation connected applications.

Teach yourself the essentials of Windows Communication Foundation—one step at a time. With this practical tutorial, you get hands-on guidance for creating the Web services you need to implement robust business applications for Windows.

Discover how to:

  • Build and host a Web service

  • Design service contracts and data contracts

  • Maintain state information and support transactions

  • Programmatically configure bindings and endpoints

  • Use load-balancing and perform content-based message routing

  • Implement message encryption, authentication, authorization

  • Optimize performance with service throttling, encoding, and streaming

  • Implement asynchronous operations, oneway methods, and events

  • Create services that interoperate with ASP.NET and COM+


  • CD features:
  • Files for practice exercises

  • Code samples

  • Fully searchable eBook
  • About John Sharp (Content Master)John Sharp is the author of Microsoft Visual C# 2005 Step by Step, among other titles. He is a principal technologist at a technical authoring and consulting company, Content Master, a division of CM Group, Ltd. He develops and delivers programming guidance on Web services, interoperability, C#, ASP.NET, Connected Services Framework, and the Microsoft .NET Framework.
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