Northeast Roadshow: Something WCF This Way Comes

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Wondering how WCF (Windows Communication Foundation) fits in to your developer life? This screencast, presented by Chris Bowen, is based on a session given for the Northeast Roadshow and introduces WCF for developers, covering the motivation, mechanics of creating distributed applications with WCF, and a glimpse at some related topics and future directions.

Screencast outline:

  • Introduction
  • [3:02] Demo: First WCF Service
  • [6:41] Endpoints (Address, Binding, Contract)
  • [14:16] Configuration
  • [16:20] Demo: Adding a WCF Client, WCF Configuration Editor, Diagnostics, Service Trace Viewer
  • [36:10] Metadata
  • [38:38] Behaviors
  • [40:24] Related Topics
  • [43:30] .NET Framework 4

Slides for this session, and other Northeast Roadshow sessions, can be found on the Code Gallery.



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    Evan Hutnick

    For anyone who missed the NE Roadshow, great presentation covering WCF from the basics up through more advanced topics.  Highly recommended!!

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