Resource Kit

Windows Communications Foundation Resource Kit

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) is Microsoft's unified programming model for building service-oriented applications with managed code. This resource kit is a starting point for those seeking information on WCF, formerly known as Indigo.

Microsoft gives Avalon, Indigo official names
Connecting Web services with the System.ServiceModel
Connecting Web services with the System.ServiceModel (cont.)
Microsoft's DeVadoss on what WCF brings to SOA
As Visual Studio 2005 ramps up, Indigo waits in the wings
Designing Service Contracts with WCF

From TheServerSide.NET
Windows Communication Foundation Architecture Overview
New WCF Project vs. New WCF Service
Versioning WCF Service Contracts
Integrating COM+ Components with the WCF (Indigo)
"RPC" vs. Messaging in WCF

From around the Web
Windows Communication Foundation: Service Reliability is the Key - DevX
Introducing Windows Communications Foundation - [PDF]
Introduction to Building Windows Communication Foundation Services - MSDN
WCF Forum - MSDN
Learn The ABCs of Programming Windows Communication Foundation - MSDN
Windows Communication Foundation Page - MSDN
Book chapter: Programming in Indigo -MSDN
Download Microsoft Pre-Release Software WinFX Runtime Components Beta1 -Microsoft
SOA, ESB and Microsoft -MSDN Blog

This was first published in January 2006

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