After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
Describe the main elements of the WCF Service Model.
Create bindings by using code.
Implement a custom service behavior and add it to a service.
Connect to a service from a client application by using the service contract.
Send messages directly to a service without using a proxy object.
By now, you should have a good understanding of how to create WCF client applications and services and how to configure them so that they can communicate with each other. A compelling feature of WCF is the ability to perform many of these tasks by using configuration files. Behind the scenes, the WCF runtime takes this configuration information ...