REST WCF vs. WebAPI (throughput performance)

 (Updated: providing more info about provided tests) Goal This post compares WCF and WebAPI technologies from the performance perspective. Service description I implemented almost same service in two different ways. Both are accessible via HTTP/REST and both works in the way to skip the serialization in order to isolate logic which could impact the performance…

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Summary: Implementing REST service implemented in (WCF and WebAPI) hosted in WorkerRole

In previous two posts I described the way how to develop and deploy WCF and WebAPI services.  Implementing REST service using WebAPI v2 hosted WorkerRole Implementing REST service in WCF hosted WorkerRole   Bellow are my brief observations and source code attached.   WCF More robust technology stack General purpose, suitable for many different communication…

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Implementing REST service in WCF hosted in WorkerRole

I spent some time comparing WCF and WebAPI as frameworks for building the services and hosting them in Azure as WorkerRoles. There were some questions and I decided to implement a simple service in both frameworks just to feel the difference.   Just to recap, our goal is to build a sample REST service, in…

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