Understanding WCF Bindings

Binding describes that how a client will communicate with WCF service. It tells that what protocol will be used to communicate, as WCF supports various protocols like HTTP, TCP, MSMQ, Named Pipes. Binding determine transport protocol i.e. TCP, HTTP, message exchange format i.e. plain text, XML You may go through to my earlier blogs to … Read more

ABC of WCF

What is ABC of WCF? WCF service comes into existence with a valid EndPoint.  An endpoint consists of 3 major components. These components are generally refer as ABC of WCF.A- Address (Where)B- Binding (How)C- Contract (What) An address is basically an URL for eg- http://localhost:1001/myservice/testservice.svc Binding describes that how a client will communicate with WCF service. … Read more

First WCF Service Application – WCF Tutorial

In this blog, I will be creating a WCF service application project. If you want to learn WCF from the beginning, please read my earlier blog. Let’s create the first WCF Service Application To create a WCF project open Visual Studio 2012 and select File->New Project. Click on WCF from an installed template (Left area) … Read more