Web Service Architecture

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Retired: November 2011

This topic helps you understand the design and implementation of the Web Service Software Factory. It introduces concepts that are relevant to building services with the Service Factory, including background information about the Service Factory. It also includes subtopics about exception shielding and migrating ASMX Web services to Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).

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