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Microsoft Connected Services Framework (CSF) is an integrated, server-based software product, which provides common service capabilities needed to connect and manage content services and networks. It builds, delivers, and manages services using a service-oriented architecture (SOA). As for telecommunications operators and service providers, Connected Services Framework allows them to aggregate, provision and manage converged communications services for their subscribers across multiple networks and a range of device types. For media and entertainment organizations, Connected Services Framework provides a service-oriented infrastructure to manage how disparate applications work together to create, manipulate, share and distribute digital content.