AppFabric Management Pack Available for Operations Manager 2007

The Windows Server AppFabric MP for System Center Operations Manager 2007 SP1/R2 is now available here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=7e870c9a-0b5b-4cca-8d8c-42a66b8c9741. The Windows Server AppFabric Management Pack discovers and comprehensively monitors the system components of the AppFabric. Primarily using the event log, the MP will monitor the health of the Event Collection Service, the Workflow Management Service, the Caching…

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Windows Server AppFabric now Generally Available

We are thrilled to announce the final availability of Windows Server AppFabric! As announced today at TechEd North America, Windows Server AppFabric is available for download to Windows Server 2008 (and Windows Server 2008 R2) Standard Edition and Enterprise Edition customers.  Additional information on Windows Serer AppFabric can be found at the following locations: Download…

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Windows Server AppFabric Beta 2 Refresh for Visual Studio 2010/.NET 4 RTM

Today we are pleased to announce a Beta 2 Refresh for Windows Server AppFabric.  This build supports the recently released .NET Framework 4 and Visual Studio 2010 RTM versions—a request we’ve had from a number of you.  Organizations wanting to use Windows Server AppFabric with the final RTM versions of .NET 4 and Visual Studio…

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Uninstalling Windows Server AppFabric Beta1 after VS 10 Beta2/.Net Framework 4 Beta2 has been uninstalled or post VS 10 RC install

When VS 10 RC/.Net Framework 4 RC is installed, the previous version of VS 10 Beta2/.Net Framework 4 Beta2 is uninstalled. If you have Windows Server AppFabric Beta1 installed (Shows up as “Application Server Extensions for .NET4” on the machine that it has been installed), ideally you would uninstall AppFabric Beta1 before uninstalling VS 10…

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Troubleshooting Applications using Windows Server AppFabric

In our previous post, we discussed the topic of Monitoring Applications using Windows Server AppFabric. In this post, we will show how to use the same tools in more advanced ways to troubleshoot problems in your applications. Introduction The previous post introduced the AppFabric Dashboard (pictured below). As you can see, it does a good…

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Monitoring Applications using Windows Server AppFabric

This post aims to provide you with an introduction into monitoring the health and activity of your WCF- and WF-based applications with Windows Server AppFabric. More specifically, the post will outline the AppFabric tooling features that are built into IIS Manager as well as outline some basic strategies in using these features to monitor your…

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Application Configuration in Windows Server AppFabric

Goal: Configuration of WCF 3.5 services can be challenging and .NET 4 introduces additional configuration settings for WF services and new WCF features. Today, there are several options available to edit configuration: svcConfigEditor.exe, Visual Studio, and Notepad. All of these tools provide a basic, but complete experience that enables you to edit the entire set…

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