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  • Blog Post: New and improved EULA!

    TL;DR: You can now (legally) use our .NET OData client and ODataLib on Android and iOS. Backstory For a while now we have been working with our legal team to improve the terms you agree to when you use one of our libraries (WCF Data Services, our OData client, or ODataLib). A year and a half ago...
  • Blog Post: Using WCF Data Services 5.6.0 with Entity Framework 6+

    And now for some exciting news: you can finally use WCF Data Services with Entity Framework 6+! Today we are uploading a new NuGet package called WCF Data Services Entity Framework Provider . This NuGet package bridges the gap between WCF Data Services 5.6.0 and Entity Framework 6+. We were able to build...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.6.0 Release

    Recently we released updated NuGet packages for WCF Data Services 5.6.0. You will need the updated tooling (released today) to use the portable libraries feature mentioned below with code gen. What is in the release: Visual Studio 2013 Support The WCF DS 5.6.0 tooling installer has support for Visual...
  • Blog Post: Using the new client hooks in WCF Data Services Client

    What are the Request and Response Pipeline configurations in WCF Data Services Client? In WCF Data Services 5.4 we added a new pattern to allow developers to hook into the client request and response pipelines. In the server, we have long had the concept of a processing pipeline . Developers can use...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.6.0 Alpha

    Today we are releasing updated NuGet packages and tooling for WCF Data Services 5.6.0. This is an alpha release and as such we have both features to finish as well as quality to fine-tune before we release the final version. You will need the updated tooling to use the portable libraries feature mentioned...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.5.0 Release

    WCF Data Services 5.5.0 has officially been released! The 5.5.0 release will be another NuGet-only release as we did not make any updates to the Visual Studio tooling. The last tooling update was version 5.3.0 . Services created using this version of tooling should update the runtime binaries to 5.5...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.5.0 Prerelease

    It’s that time again: yesterday we uploaded an RC for the upcoming 5.5.0 release. The 5.5.0 release will be another NuGet-only release. What is in the release: This release has two primary features: 1) significant enhancements to the URI parser and 2) public data source providers. URI Parser In the 5...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.4.0 Release

    Today we are releasing version 5.4.0 of WCF Data Services. As mentioned in the prerelease post , this release will be NuGet packages only. That means that we are not releasing an updated executable to the download center. If you create a new WCF Data Service or add a reference to an OData service, you...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.4.0 Prerelease

    Recently we uploaded an RC for our upcoming 5.4.0 release. This release will be NuGet packages only. What is in the release: Client deserialization/serialization hooks We have a number of investments planned in the “request pipeline” area. In 5.4.0 we have a very big set of hooks for reaching into and...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.3.0 RTW

    Today we are releasing an updated version of the WCF Data Services NuGet packages and tools installer . As mentioned in the prerelease blog post , this version of WCF DS has three notable new features as well as over 20 bug fixes. What is in the release: Instance annotations on feeds and entries (JSON...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.3.0-rc1 Prerelease

    Today we released an updated version of the WCF Data Services NuGet packages and tools installer . This version of WCF DS has some notable new features as well as several bug fixes. What is in the release: Instance annotations on feeds and entries (JSON only) Instance annotations are an extensibility...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.2.0 Released

    We’re pleased to announce that today we are releasing NuGet packages and a tools installer for WCF Data Services 5.2.0. As mentioned in the prerelease blog post , this release brings in the UriParser from ODataLib Contrib and contains a few bug fixes. Bug Fixes This release contains the following noteworthy...
  • Blog Post: Important: Security Advisory 2749655 affects WCF DS

    What is the advisory? Microsoft just released Security Advisory 2749655 , which addresses “an issue involving specific digital certificates that were generated by Microsoft without the proper timestamp attributes.” If you are using WCF Data Services 5.0.1 or have previously installed the WCF Data Services...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Service 5.1.0-rc2 Released

    Today we are releasing refreshed NuGet packages as well as an installer for WCF Data Services 5.1.0-rc2 . This RC is very close to complete. We do still have a few optimizations to make in the payload, but this RC is very representative of the final product. The RC introduces several new features: JSON...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Service 5.0.2 Released

    We’re happy to announce the release of WCF Data Services 5.0.2. What’s in this release This release contains a number of bug fixes: Fixes NuGet packages to have explicit version dependencies Fixes a bug where WCF Data Services client did not send the correct DataServiceVersion header when following a...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.0.2-rc Prerelease

    We’re happy to announce that we’re ready for another public RC that includes a whole bunch of bug fixes. What is in the prerelease This prerelease contains a number of bug fixes: Fixes NuGet packages to have explicit version dependencies Fixes a bug where WCF Data Services client did not send the correct...
  • Blog Post: Trying out the prerelease OData Client T4 template

    TL;DR We recently prereleased an updated OData Client T4 template to NuGet. The template will codegen classes for working with OData v3 services, but full support has not been added for all v3 features. What is the OData Client T4 template? The OData Client T4 template is a T4 template that generates...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.0.1 Released

    We have just pushed the official bits for 5.0.1 to NuGet and should be releasing an updated MSI sometime within the next week. Thanks to feedback from the community we found and fixed several bugs, detailed below. NuGet Links http://www.nuget.org/packages/Microsoft.Data.Services http://www.nuget.org...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services EULAs updated

    Today we are releasing an updated EULA for WCF Data Services. Effective as of WCF Data Services 5.0.1, the DLLs that constitute the runtime components of WCF Data Services are now officially redistributable. Please see the attached EULAs for more details. Please leave your thoughts and comments below...
  • Blog Post: NuGet and Bin Deploy

    We recently posted about trying to release WCF Data Services more frequently, and some of the changes we’re making . In this post, we’ll take a slightly deeper look at NuGet,bin deploy, and where WCF Data Services is headed. Managing dependencies with NuGet If you’re already familiar with NuGet, you...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services, now with more releases!

    Like other teams at Microsoft, WCF Data Services has been working toward a goal of more frequent releases. We released 5.0 on April 9 and we pre-released WCF Data Services 5.0.1-rc* on April 20 (we’ll release the final version of 5.0.1 very soon). The rapid release was possible because of three changes...
  • Blog Post: WCF Data Services 5.1.0-rc Prerelease

    Less than two weeks ago, we released WCF Data Services 5.0.0 . Today, we are releasing 5.1.0-rc as a NuGet prerelease. What is in the prerelease This prerelease contains several bug fixes: WCF Data Services fails to work properly with the $expand query option when using the DevArt Oracle EF provider...
  • Blog Post: How to use WCF DS 5.0 in a Web Site project

    The WCF Data Services 5.0 RTM release includes an update to the Add Service Reference behavior in Visual Studio. For most project types that target .NET Framework 4.0, this means that when you add a new service reference, you will automatically get assembly references to the new client assemblies, and...
  • Blog Post: Using Geospatial Data

    This CTP of WCF Data Services adds support for geospatial data. The release allows use of all of the OData geospatial data types and the geo.distance() canonical function. This enables two key scenarios: Read and write geospatial data (all types supported by Sql Server 2008 R2). Find all entities...
  • Blog Post: Accessing an OData Media Resource Stream from a Windows Phone 7 Application (Streaming Provider Series-Part 3)

    In this third post in the series on implementing a streaming data provider, we show how to use the OData client library for Windows Phone 7 to asynchronously access binary data exposed by an Open Data Protocol (OData) feed. We also show how to asynchronously upload binary data to the data service. This...
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