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What is the best Hosting model when Uploading Large Files via WCF?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 02, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WCF
I am building a WCF service where besides regular CRUD operations, it porovides methods to upload large (upto 15MB each) files. The service will serve a number of "clients" that will send data to our back-end. Now, while some of the clients are ok with sending one file at time, others would like to be sending these files in batches (i.e. several files at a time).... My questions: What is the best option for hosting this service considering the environment (see below)?  Will IIS be able to support it or will it time out? I know you can increase timeout limit in config file but how will it handle a batch of large files at a time? Is windows service a better option here? What are the dis/advantages of IIS vs Win Srvc in this scenario?  Current Environment: Win 2003 Server w/IIS 6.0 and WCF (.NET 3.5) Thanks in advance!

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