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Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Windows Communication Foundation: Sessions and Instancing

Suggested Practices

To help you successfully master the exam objectives presented in this chapter, complete the following tasks.

Working with Service Instances

Create an application to practice instance sharing.

  • Practice Create a WCF application that uses the IP address from which the request originated to determine which instance context should be used.

WCF Protection

Create an application to practice setting quotas.

  • Practice Create a WCF application that is configured to reject messages that are over 4 KB in size. Test the application by sending both large and small requests to the service.

Watch a Webcast

Watch a webcast about configuring WCF.

  • Practice Watch the MSDN webcast, “Instancing Modes,” by Michele Leroux Bustamante, available on the companion CD in the Webcasts folder.