What is Windows Azure AppFabric

What is meant by the Windows Azure AppFabric? State the services it provides.

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a) Windows Azure AppFabric is defined as a part of the Microsoft Windows Azure Platform. Positioned by the Microsoft as middleware, it offers different cloud computing services:

b) Access Control Service: Offers an easy way for the web applications and web services in order to recognize the users, and grant access control to applications and services.

c) AppFabric Applications: Offers the tools and APIs for designing and hosting the composite application expressly for the deployment through service.

d) Service Bus: Offers the secure connections between the distributed and the disconnected applications within the cloud.

e) Caching: Offers a distributed, application cache service, in-memory for the Windows Azure and the SQL Azure applications.

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