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rba consulting
RBA Consulting

WCF 4.0: Routing & Discovery Services

January 20, 2011

wcf routing
WCF Routing
  • The Routing Service is a generic SOAP intermediary that acts as a message router. The core functionality of the Routing Service is the ability to route messages based on message content, which allows a message to be forwarded to a client endpoint based on a value within the message itself, in either the header or the message body.
  • from MSDN
routing service usage
Routing Service Usage
  • Protocol Bridging
  • Content-Based Routing
  • Failover (Backup Lists)
using the routing service
Using the Routing Service
  • Create regular WCF Services to be called by the Routing Service.
  • Create a Routing Service:
    • Change the markup in the .svc file to point to the routing Service. Be sure to reference System.ServiceModel.Routing in your project
    • In the web.config:
      • Add endpoints for all the services to which you’ll connect in the <client> section.
using the routing service cont d
Using the Routing Service (cont’d)
  • In the web.config (cont’d):
    • Create a namespace filter and set the Xpath filterData
    • Add filterTables to point to the correct end points
    • Set the Routing behavior to identify the filterTables
wcf discovery
WCF Discovery
  • The Discovery APIs provide a unified programming model for the dynamic publication and discovery of Web services using the WS-Discovery protocol. These APIs allow services to publish themselves and clients to find published services.
  • MSDN
how discovery works
How Discovery Works
  • Discovery involves a client, a service, and/or a Discovery Proxy
    • A Client is an entity that is looking for services and utilizes the “DiscoveryClient” to search for them.
    • A Service is a WCF service that has endpoints which can be discovered. A Service adds a ServiceDiscoveryBehavior in the service host description, which enables it to respond to find requests from clients. A service may also host an announcement client if it wants to announce itself. 
    • A Discovery Proxy is a centralized repository that knows about services. It is not required.
  • Find/Resolve
    • A client can find a service based on criteria such as the service type. It can send out a Probe message to which the recipient of the probe, either a service or a proxy, responds back to the client with the appropriate service metadata.
    • A resolve can be used to find a service based on its endpoint address.
  • Announcements
    • Services can announce themselves to the network and clients can be configured to listen for such announcements
  • MSDN. What’s New in WCF 4.0. Visual Studio 2010 Training Kit.
  • MSDN. WCF Discovery. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd456782.aspx
  • Ambar Ray. Content Based Routing Using WCF 4. http://www.codeproject.com/KB/WCF/WCF_4.aspx
  • Anurag P. Discovery Concepts. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/discovery/archive/2009/05/29/discovery-overview.aspx
  • Richard Seroter. Simpler Way of Hosting the WCF 4.0 Routing Service in IIS7http://seroter.wordpress.com/2010/03/09/simpler-way-of-hosting-the-wcf-4-0-routing-service-in-iis7/