• Synchronous and Asynchronous Operations - msdn.microsoft.com

      msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms734701(v=vs.110).aspx Use an asynchronous approach in a service operation implementation if the operation service implementation makes a blocking call, such as doing I/O work.
    • What is Asynchronous? Webopedia

      www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/asynchronous.html The term asynchronous is usually used to describe communications in which data can be transmitted intermittently rather than in a steady stream.
    • Asynchronous - definition of asynchronous by The Free Dictionary

      www.thefreedictionary.com/asynchronous The environment of the asynchronous distance education classroom is quite different than that of a face-to-face class and must be cultivated in order for it to be ...
    • What is asynchronous? - Definition from WhatIs.com

      searchnetworking.techtarget.com/definition/asynchronous In general, asynchronous (pronounced ay-SIHN-kro-nuhs, from Greek asyn-, meaning "not with," and chronos, meaning "time") is an adjective describing objects or events ...