Chapter 40. Implementing and Consuming WCF Data Services

The growth of networks such as the Internet or local intranets increased the need to implement infrastructures for data exchange between companies or among users. Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) introduced an important unified programming model for information exchange over networks, but implementing a custom logic is not always an easy task. For this, Microsoft created an extraordinary platform named WCF Data Services, which uses the WCF technology and the Open Data Protocol ...

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