February 9, 2005 .net

Introducing Indigo: An Early Look

David Chappell provides an architectural overview of Indigo,’ Microsoft’s unified programming model for building service-oriented applications. The paper covers Indigo’s relationship to existing distributed application technologies in the .NET Framework, the basics of creating and consuming Indigo services, and an overview of Indigo’s capabilities, including security, reliable messaging, and transaction support.”

The first article of a new Indigo programming model since PDC03 (and hopefully the one that’ll stick : ).