Defines the interface to establish a shared context among parties that exchange messages by providing an ID for the communication session.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
The interface is the base interface for all sessions. It contains a ID property for identifying the session.
A session is a shared context among all participants in a communication exchange. This shared context is characterized by the following three properties:
Session establishment - a process for establishing shared context among all participants.
Message correlation - a method for correlating a group of messages to an instance of shared context.
The interface is not informed as to the number of participants in a session or the lifetime of a session.
These session properties are provided by associating an ID with a session.
is inherited by:
.NET FrameworkSupported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0
.NET Framework Client ProfileSupported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Portable Class LibrarySupported in: Portable Class Library
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