1. IIS hosting model provides fail protection, activation etc.
However, if you need your service up and running before the first
request comes in - IIS won't suit you.
If only HTTP endpoints will be used performance can be litterally equal,
since both IIS and self-hosted service use http.sys.
2. Good description of WCF security is given here http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=5008388
You wrote on Tue, 04 Sep 2007 10:58:07 -0000:
Y> hi Vadim, thanks for response.
Y> maybe i need to be more specific with my questions :
Y> 1) from performance point of view and authentication/authorisation
Y> support, witch hosting option is better for services exposed for web
Y> 2) when service consumer is flash client, how authorisation could be
Y> implemented ( for example implementing some Login function that will
Y> create a token and pass it to client and client will send it with
Y> every service call via SOAP headers)
Y> On Sep 4, 11:21 am, "Vadym Stetsiak" <vadm...@xxxxxx> wrote:
Y>>> 1) what is better option for wcf services hosting ? IIS+ASMX /
Y>>> windows service ?
>> If you want additional logging and more flexible control over WCF
>> Windows service can be an option.
Y>>> 2) how WCF can help to implement clients session ? basically what I
Y>>> need is that only authenticated clients can access wcf services.
Y>>> (Asp.net way is to create authentication cookie and validate that
Y>>> cookie automatically on each page load)
Y>>> 3) how can enforce each wcf request in client session to be
Y>>> processed in order of arrival
>> WCF service will process SOAP requests from the client in order of
>> With best regards, Vadym Stetsiak.
>> You wrote on Mon, 03 Sep 2007 13:11:44 -0700:
Y>>> Hi, I'm new to WCF ,coming with asp.net background and would
Y>>> appreciate help with WCF usage guidelines for fallowing :
Y>>> My challenge is to design and build web based system on 2
Y>>> technologies :
Y>>> Clients are adobe Flash applications
Y>>> And server side implemented with WCF
Y>>> Main limitation is that I cant use .net based wcf clients, my
Y>>> consumer is flash app that send-recieves soap messages, please
Y>>> share your thoughts :
Y>>> thanks much for any help
With best regards, Vadym Stetsiak.