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- xxiii, 449 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Schmidt, Bob.
- Contents: 1. Deconstructing WF -- 2. WF programs -- 3. Activity execution -- 4. Advanced activity execution -- 5. Applications -- 6. Transactions -- 7. Advanced authoring -- 8. Miscellanea -- A. Activity automaton -- B. Control flow patterns.Includes index.Summary: "In Essential Windows Workflow Foundation, two WF lead architects - Dharma Shukla and Bob Schmidt - offer an under-the-hood look at the technology, explaining the why and not just the how of WF's key concepts and architecture. Serious WF developers seeking details about how to effectively utilize and extend the framework by writing activities will find cogent explanations and answers here. With simple and illustrative examples, the authors demonstrate exactly how to leverage WF's extensible programming model to craft domain-specific programs."--BOOK JACKET.