Tag Archives: Windows Service

SignalR Self Hosting in a Windows Service

This blog provides a simple template or example of a windows service which hosts a SignalR service. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/SignalRWSelfHostingWindowsServiceTemplate The Start and Stop methods used by the Windows Service use a long running Task which can be cancelled. SignalR is self hosted in OWIN. The main method of the service just starts the service. If […]

Windows Service with Self Hosted Wep Api 2

This is a simple example of a windows backend service which hosts a Web Api 2 service. The application is deployed using WiX. The application can then be used as a backend for a simple game with different UIs, for example an android App, MVC 5 web application, or an WPF UI application. The application […]