Windows Communication Foundation 4 Step by Step

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by John Sharp

Series: Step by Step Developer

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ISBNs
  • 9780735645561
  • 9780735658899
  • 9780735658844

Your hands-on, step-by-step guide to building connected, service-oriented applications.

Teach yourself the essentials of Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) 4 -- one step at a time. With this practical, learn-by-doing tutorial, you get the clear guidance and hands-on examples you need to begin creating Web services for robust Windows-based business applications.

Discover how to:

  • Build and host SOAP and REST services
  • Maintain service contracts and data contracts
  • Control configuration and communications programmatically
  • Implement message encryption, authentication, and authorization
  • Manage identity with Windows CardSpace
  • Begin working with Windows Workflow Foundation to create scalable and durable business services
  • Implement service discovery and message routing
  • Optimize performance with service throttling, encoding, and streaming
  • Integrate WCF services with ASP.NET clients and enterprise services components

Your Step by Step digital content includes:

  • Practice exercises
  • Downloadable code samples
  • Fully searchable online edition of the book -- with unlimited access on the Web
  • Pearson Education; November 2010
  • ISBN: 9780735658899
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Windows Communication Foundation 4 Step by Step
  • Series: Step by Step Developer
  • Author: John Sharp
  • Imprint: Microsoft Press
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780735645561
  • 9780735658899
  • 9780735658844

About The Author

John Sharp is the author of Microsoft Windows Communication Foundation Step by Step and Microsoft Visual C# 2008 Step by Step. He is a principal technologist for Content Master Ltd., where he works on technology and training projects for a variety of international customers.