Chapter 3. Deploying the HelloWorld WCF Service
In the previous chapters, we built a basic HelloWorld WCF service and hosted it in a few different ways. In this chapter, we will learn how to deploy/publish this service.
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:
- Publishing from Visual Studio to an on-premises computer
- Publishing from Visual Studio to the cloud
- Publishing using a deployment package
Publishing the HelloWorldService from Visual Studio
A WCF service can be published to another specific environment either from within Visual Studio or via a deployment package. The first one, publishing a WCF service right from within Visual Studio, works great if you need to deploy your WCF service to a test environment. The second one, deploying ...