This section contains samples that demonstrate Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) management.

In This Section

WCF Services and Event Tracing for Windows
Demonstrates how to use the analytic tracing in WCF to emit events in Event Tracing for Windows (ETW).

WCF Analytic Tracing
Demonstrates how to add your own tracing events into the stream of analytic traces that WCF writes to ETW in .NET Framework 4.6.1.

Circular Tracing
Demonstrates the implementation of a circular buffer trace listener.

ETW Tracing
Demonstrates how to implement End-to-End (E2E) tracing using Event Tracing for Windows (ETW).

Extending Tracing
Demonstrates how to extend the WCF tracing feature by writing user-defined activity traces in client and service code.

PII Security Lockdown
Demonstrates how to control several security-related features of a WCF service.

Using Performance Counters
Demonstrates how to access WCF performance counters and how to create user-defined performance counters.

Tracing and Message Logging
Demonstrates how to enable tracing and message logging.

Security Validation
Demonstrates how to use a custom behavior to validate services on a machine to ensure they meet specific criteria.

WMI Provider
Demonstrates how to gather data from WCF services at runtime by using the Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) provider that is built into WCF.