Architecture of the Windows Driver Foundation
Updated: May 10, 2006
File name: wdf-arch.doc
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This paper provides information about the Windows Driver Foundation (WDF), the next-generation driver model for the Windows family of operating systems. It describes the overall architecture of the model and explains how WDF can help to reduce driver development time, contribute to greater system stability, and improve driver diagnosability and serviceability. This material is intended for technical managers, architects, and driver designers who are unfamiliar with WDF.
This information applies for the following operating systems:
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