25. Web Services

A client is to me a mere unit, a factor in a problem.

—Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

...if the simplest things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.

—Eleonora Duse


In this chapter you’ll learn:

Image How to create WCF web services.

Image How XML, JSON and Representational State Transfer Architecture (REST) enable WCF web services.

Image The elements that comprise WCF web services, such as service references, ...

Get Visual Basic® 2012 How to Program, Sixth Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.