Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) provides an easy role-based system and a more powerful and complex claims-based API for implementing authorization in services.
Dominick Baier and Christian Weyer
MSDN Magazine October 2008
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We discuss some of the basic tenets of REST as well as present an implementation of a RESTful service using WCF.
MSDN Magazine January 2009
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Version 2. 0 of the MicrosoftÃÂ® . NET Framework makes numerous improvements at various levels in the Web services protocol stack. In addition, better tool support and an increased focus on interoperability make your life easier.
MSDN Magazine April 2005
Beginning this month, The XML Files will run under the name Service Station. We have made this change so that the column can discuss broader topics such as Web services, service-oriented architecture, and the like.
MSDN Magazine October 2004
was giving a though on using ajax enabled wcf services as part of architecture
generally wht im using
is UI-> BL-> data access
is it suggestable to use wcf services layer instead
nd hv UI-> services-> data access
related to asp.net
would like to no pro's and con's of doing this thing.
is it suggestable to do it.
Over the past few years, federated security models and claims-based access control have become increasingly popular. Platform tools in this area have also come a long way. Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) is a rich identity model framework designed for building claims-based applications and services and for supporting active and passive federated security scenarios.
Michele Leroux Bustamante
MSDN Magazine November 2009
Schema- first contract-first modeling of Web Services gives you the ability to model your contracts with an XML-centric mindset. This process keeps you focused on universally acceptable types and the hierarchical data structures that can be represented in XML.
Christian Weyer, Buddhike de Silva
MSDN Magazine October 2009
This column how to build clients applications based on the REST architecture using HTTP AP1s. The article describes how to address the question of autogenerated types and code.
This month's column answers frequently asked questions about implementing REST.
MSDN Magazine July 2009
By using Managed Services Engine service virtualization technology, you can begin participating in the cloud by simply configuring virtual service endpoints and operations that integrate with the .NET Service Bus.
MSDN Magazine May 2009
Jon Flanders demonstrates creating and consuming Web feeds with Windows Communication Foundation and AtomPub.
MSDN Magazine April 2009
Here we introduce Microsoft Code Name "Geneva," the new framework for building claims-based applications and services, and federated security scenarios.
MSDN Magazine December 2008
Here we present a deep look into the workings of Windows Communication Foundation routers, exploring the details of pass-through router implementations.
MSDN Magazine June 2008
Here we take a look at WCF clients and services, and explain how to tweak the addressing and message filtering behaviors so you can route services between them.
MSDN Magazine April 2008
Web Service Software Factory: Modeling Edition is a collection of resources for modeling and building Web services for Windows Communication Foundation and ASMX.
Gerardo de Geest and Gerben van Loon
MSDN Magazine Launch 2008
WCF extensibility points allow you to customize the process by which messages are translated, formatted, and sent over the wire for more customized services.
MSDN Magazine December 2007
The WCF programming model makes it easy to configure services with a variety of wire formats and message protocols, thanks to binding.
MSDN Magazine July 2007