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Programming Windows Workflow Foundation

“Programming Windows Workflow Foundation” by K. Scott Allen

Workflow Foundation is a little Microsoft gem that should be considered more often.

The book explains:

  • How to get started with workflows in Visual Studio
  • How to use the workflow designed extensions for Visual Studio
  • Different types of workflows:
    • Workflow with sequential activities
    • Workflow with parallel activities
  • Creating custom workflow activities
  • Hosting workflows in applications
  • Event driven workflows:
    • State machines
    • Communication between workflows
  • Business rules, parameters and configuration settings