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  1. Chapter 1 WCF Essentials

    1. What Is WCF?

    2. Services

    3. Addresses

    4. Contracts

    5. Hosting

    6. Bindings

    7. Endpoints

    8. Metadata Exchange

    9. More on Behavior Configuration

    10. Client-Side Programming

    11. Programmatic Versus Administrative Configuration

    12. WCF Architecture

    13. Working with Channels

    14. Transport-Level Sessions

    15. Reliability

  2. Chapter 2 Service Contracts

    1. Operation Overloading

    2. Contract Inheritance

    3. Service Contract Factoring and Design

    4. Contract Queries

  3. Chapter 3 Data Contracts

    1. Serialization

    2. Data Contract Attributes

    3. Data Contract Hierarchy

    4. Data Contract Equivalence

    5. Versioning

    6. Data Contract Factoring and Design

    7. Enumerations

    8. Delegates and Data Contracts

    9. Generics

    10. Collections

  4. Chapter 4 Instance Management

    1. Behaviors

    2. Per-Call Services

    3. Per-Session Services

    4. Singleton Service

    5. Demarcating Operations

    6. Instance Deactivation

    7. Durable Services

    8. Throttling

  5. Chapter 5 Operations

    1. Request-Reply Operations

    2. One-Way Operations

    3. Callback Operations

    4. Events

    5. Streaming

  6. Chapter 6 Faults

    1. Error Isolation and Decoupling

    2. Fault Propagation

    3. Error-Handling Extensions

  7. Chapter 7 Transactions

    1. The Recovery Challenge

    2. Transactions

    3. Transaction Propagation

    4. Transaction Protocols and Managers

    5. The Transaction Class

    6. Transactional Service Programming

    7. Explicit Transaction Programming

    8. Service State Management

    9. Instance Management and Transactions

    10. Callbacks

  8. Chapter 8 Concurrency Management

    1. Instance Management and Concurrency

    2. Service Concurrency Modes

    3. Instances and Concurrent Access

    4. Resources and Services

    5. Resource Synchronization Context

    6. Service Synchronization Context

    7. Custom Service Synchronization Contexts

    8. Callbacks and Client Safety

    9. Callbacks and Synchronization Contexts

    10. Asynchronous Calls

  9. Chapter 9 Queued Services

    1. Disconnected Services and Clients

    2. Queued Calls

    3. Transactions

    4. Instance Management

    5. Concurrency Management

    6. Delivery Failures

    7. Playback Failures

    8. Queued Versus Connected Calls

    9. The Response Service

    10. The HTTP Bridge

  10. Chapter 10 Security

    1. Authentication

    2. Authorization

    3. Transfer Security

    4. Identity Management

    5. Overall Policy

    6. Scenario-Driven Approach

    7. Intranet Application Scenario

    8. Internet Application Scenario

    9. Business-to-Business Application Scenario

    10. Anonymous Application Scenario

    11. No Security Scenario

    12. Scenarios Summary

    13. Declarative Security Framework

    14. Security Auditing

  11. Chapter 11 The Azure Service Fabric

    1. Why Azure Service Fabric

    2. Preparing for the Service Fabric

    3. Configuring the Service Fabric

    4. Programming the Service Fabric

    5. Modeling the Service Fabric

  12. Appendix Introduction to Service Orientation

    1. A Brief History of Software Engineering

    2. Service Orientation

    3. Tenets and Principles

    4. What’s Next?

  13. Appendix Headers and Contexts

    1. Message Headers

    2. Context Bindings

  14. Appendix Discovery

    1. Address Discovery

    2. Announcements

    3. TCP-Based Discovery

    4. TCP-Based Announcements

  15. Appendix Publish-Subscribe Service

    1. The Publish-Subscribe Design Pattern

    2. The Publish-Subscribe Framework

    3. Publish-Subscribe with Discovery

  16. Appendix Generic Interceptor

    1. Intercepting Service Operations

    2. Intercepting Client Calls

    3. The Trace Interceptors

    4. Identity Stack Propagation

  17. Appendix WCF Coding Standard

    1. General Design Guidelines

    2. Essentials

    3. Configuration

    4. Addressing

    5. Service Contracts

    6. Data Contracts

    7. Instance Management

    8. Operations and Calls

    9. Faults

    10. Transactions

    11. Concurrency Management

    12. Queued Services

    13. Security

  18. Appendix ServiceModelEx Catalog

    1. CollectionExtensions

    2. ArrayExtensions

    3. InProcFactory<S,I>

    4. WcfWrapper<S,I>

    5. ServiceHost<T>

    6. MetadataHelper

    7. DataContractSerializer<T>

    8. GenericResolver, GenericResolverBehaviorAttribute, GenericResolverInstaller

    9. ServiceThrottleHelper

    10. IInstanceStore<ID,T>

    11. FileInstanceStore<ID,T>, FilePersistenceProvider, FilePersistenceProviderFactory

    12. MemoryProvider, MemoryProviderFactory

    13. TransactionalMemoryStore<ID,T>, TransactionalMemoryProvider, TransactionalMemoryProviderFactory

    14. TransactionalInstanceStore<ID,T>, TransactionalInstanceProvider, TransactionalInstanceProviderFactory

    15. InstanceContext<T>, DuplexClientBase<T,C>, DuplexChannelFactory<T,C>

    16. DebugHelper

    17. ErrorHandlerHelper

    18. ErrorHandlerBehaviorAttribute, CallbackErrorHandlerBehaviorAttribute

    19. ILogbookManager, LogbookManagerClient, LogbookManager

    20. BindingRequirementAttribute

    21. ResourceManager, TransactionalLock

    22. Transactional<T>

    23. TransactionalCollection<C,T>

    24. TransactionalArray<T>, TransactionalDictionary<K,T>, TransactionalLinkedList<T>, TransactionalList<T>, TransactionalQueue<T>, TransactionalSortedDictionary<K,T>, TransactionalSortedList<K,T>, TransactionalStack<T>

    25. TransactionalBehaviorAttribute

    26. OneWayClientBaseAsync<T>

    27. FormHost<F>

    28. SafeButton, SafeLabel, SafeListBox, SafeProgressBar, SafeStatusBar, SafeTextBox, SafeTrackBar

    29. ThreadPoolSynchronizer, ThreadPoolBehaviorAttribute, CallbackThreadPoolBehaviorAttribute, ThreadPoolHelper

    30. AffinitySynchronizer, ThreadAffinityBehaviorAttribute, CallbackThreadAffinityBehaviorAttribute, HostThreadAffinity

    31. PrioritySynchronizer, PriorityClientBase<T>, PriorityContext, PriorityCallsBehaviorAttribute

    32. AsyncContextSynchronizer, AsyncContextBehaviorAttribute, HostAsyncContextExtensions

    33. QueuedServiceHelper

    34. ClientResponseBase<T>, ServiceResponseBase<T>, ResponseContext

    35. CredentialsManager, AspNetSqlProviderService

    36. SecureClientBase<T>, SecureDuplexClientBase<T,C>, SecurityBehaviorAttribute, SecurityHelper, ServiceSecurity

    37. HeaderClientBase<T,H>, HeaderChannelFactory<T,H>, GenericContext<T>

    38. ContextClientBase<T>, ContextManager

    39. NetNamedPipeContextBinding, NetNamedPipeContextBindingElement, NetNamedPipeContextBindingCollectionElement

    40. AsyncContext, AsyncContextScope

    41. DiscoveryHelper

    42. DiscoveryFactory

    43. AddressesContainer<T>

    44. AnnouncementSink<T>

    45. DiscoveredServices<T>

    46. IDiscovery, IDiscoveryCallback, IAnnouncements, DiscoveryService, DiscoveryFactory, DuplexDiscoveryClient, IDiscoverySubscription, IAnnouncementsSubscription, DuplexAnnouncementSink<T>

    47. PersistentSubscriptionServiceClient, IPersistentSubscriptionService, ISubscriptionService, PersistentSubscription, PublishService<T>, SubscriptionManager<T>, PersistentSubscriptionManager

    48. DiscoveryPublishService<T>

    49. GenericInvoker, OperationInterceptorBehaviorAttribute, ServiceInterceptorBehaviorAttribute

    50. InterceptorClientBase<T>, InterceptorChannelFactory<T>

    51. SecurityCallFrame, SecurityCallStack, SecurityCallStackContext, SecurityCallStackClientBase<T>, SecurityCallStackInterceptor, OperationSecurityCallStackAttribute, SecurityCallStackBehaviorAttribute

    52. FabricRuntime, ActorRegistration

    53. ApplicationManifestAttribute

    54. ServiceTestBase

    55. IActor, ActorId, ActorBase, Actor, Actor<S>, ActorProxy, ActorGarbageCollectionAttribute, ReadonlyAttribute, CompletesActorInstanceAttribute, VolatileActorStateProviderAttribute, KvsActorStateProviderAttribute, ReliableDictionaryActorStateProviderAttribute

    56. IService, StatelessServiceBase, ServiceProxy, ServicePartitionClient, WcfCommunicationClient<T>, WcfCommunicationClientFactory<T>, ServiceFabricClientBase<T>, ServicePartitionResolver