Windows Workflow Foundation(WWF) – FAQ
In this FAQ we will quickly run through and get a feel of how WWF (Windows WorkflowFoundation) will help you in making custom work flows in your project.Happy job hunting......
What is Windows Workflow Foundation?
WWF is a programming model for building workflow-enabled applications on windows.System. Workflow namespace has all the necessary modules to develop any type of workflow.
What is a Workflow?
A Workflow is a set of activities, which is stored as model and they depict a process. Belowfigure depicts clearly the difference between Workflow and Activity. Every task is an activityand group of activity depicts a complete workflow. Workflow is run by the Workflow runtimeengine.
Figure 1: - Work Flow Foundation Architecture
Workflow model can be written in pure .NET code, pure XAML or Mix of XAML and .NETCode. A workflow model is compiled and can execute under windows, ASP.NET, Web servicesor windows services application.