Authentication

Windows Authentication

Windows Authentication

  • Learn all steps needed to set up Windows Authentication
Forms Authentication

Forms Authentication

  • Learn all steps needed to set up Forms Authentication
Server Configuration Considerations

Server Configuration Considerations

  • Step-by-Step walkthrough to configuring the WCF Data Services for Authentication
OAuth

OAuth

  • Step-by-Step walkthrough of using OAuth in a WCF Data Service
OAuth from the Client

OAuth from the Client

  • Step-by-Step walkthrough of using OAuth from the WCF Data Services client library
Client Side Configuration

Client Side Configuration

  • General Guidelines for configuring the WCF Data Services Client for Authorization

Using the Silverlight Library in Cross-Domain Scenarios

Using the Silverlight Library in Cross-Domain Scenarios

  • Learn how to create a Silverlight app that issues cross-domain calls
  

Caching

ASP.NET Output Caching

ASP.NET Output Caching

  • Step-by-step walkthrough of setting up ouput caching on a WCF Data Services in ASP.NET
  

WCF Data Services Client

Databinding to XAML

Databinding to XAML

  • Step-by-step walkthrough of data binding to XAML in a WPF application
Working with Binary Streams

Working with Binary Streams

  • Create a sample app using binary streams in a WPF Client Application
Using Client Side Paging

Using Client Side Paging

  • Learn to page through entities in a set using client driven paging
Concurrency in the WCF Data Services Client

Concurrency in the WCF Data Services Client

  • Learn to program in the WCF Data Services client against an OData server with a concurrency model

WCF Data Services Server

Deep Dive into Server Driven Paging

Deep Dive into Server Driven Paging

  • Walks-through using server driven paging to create limits on the size of feeds
Debugging the WCF Data Services Server

Debugging the WCF Data Services Server

  • Learn best practices for debugging issues in a WCF Data Service
Data Service in the Cloud

Data Service in the Cloud

  • Learn how to deploy a WCF Data Services in Azure
Deploying OData Services using IIS and SQL Server

Deploying OData Services using IIS and SQL Server

  • A complete guide to deploying your WCF Data Services to IIS and configuring the SQL Server database
Paging: The Basics

Paging: The Basics

  • Get a basic introduction to paging in OData
Using Server Side Paging

Using Server Side Paging

  • Learn the basics of configuring server side paging in the WCF Data Services server
Concurrency: Server Configuration

Concurrency: Server Configuration

  • Learn to configure optimistic concurrency in an Entity Framework model in a WCF Data Services server
  

Tools

Introduction to the OData Visualizer

Introduction to the OData Visualizer

  • Use the visualizer to see the shape of an OData service
The OData Explorer

The OData Explorer

  • Learn to use the OData Explorer Silverlight app to browse OData feeds

Building a Data Provider

Complete Guide to Building Custom Data Providers

Complete Guide to Building Custom Data Providers

  • Detailed Guide to all aspects of building a new data provider for WCF Data Services
Building a Streaming Provider

Building a Streaming Provider

  • Step-by-step walkthrough of writing a data provider for streams in WCF Data Services

SharePoint 2010

: Sharepoint 2010 Lists with OData: Introduction

Sharepoint 2010 Lists with OData: Introduction

  • Introduction to working with list data in Sharepoint 2010 using the new OData feature
Sharepoint 2010 Lists  with OData: Basics

Sharepoint 2010 Lists with OData: Basics

  • Learn the basics of accessing list data in Sharepoint 2010 using the WCF Data Services Client Library
Sharepoint 2010 Lists with OData: Authentication Options

Sharepoint 2010 Lists with OData: Authentication Options

  • Learn how to configure authentication on the OData services in Sharepoint 2010
  

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More Resources

WCF Data Services Team Blog

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OData.org

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Hands-on Labs

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Connect Connect

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MSDN Magazine MSDN Magazine

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