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New Whitepaper on Developing BizTalk Solutions

December 17, 2008

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The BizTalk team blog alerted all of us to a new BizTalk-related whitepaper.  This paper, Developing Integration Solutions using BizTalk Server 2006 and Team Foundation Server, is the direct descendent of the seminal BizTalk 2004 paper.  I just skimmed through this newest document, and had a few thoughts to share. First off, the paper is […]

RSSBus V2 Released

December 17, 2008

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A few months back I wrote a series of articles on RSSBus that used an early release of their software.  Yesterday they formally released version 2.0 of their product and have included some pretty interesting features. You’ve got the new SOAP connector, new scripting keywords, Intellisense within Visual Studio.NET 2008, updated User Guide, and lots […]

So What’s ACTUALLY In The BizTalk 2009 Beta?

December 10, 2008

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Yesterday I installed the latest public beta of BizTalk Server 2009 (the artist formerly known as BizTalk Server 2006 R3), and thought I’d share the latest visuals and features.  Note that you shouldn’t expect any particularly revolutionary things here, as a core aspect of this upgrade is bringing BizTalk into alignment with the most current […]

Grab the BizTalk Server 2009 Beta

December 8, 2008

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Microsoft announced the public BizTalk 2009 beta today.  You can snag it from the Microsoft Connect site.  I’ve been running BizTalk 2009 on a VM since late summer, and while you don’t notice a whole lot of differences, there are some subtle things that you’ll notice.  Recall that the big ticket features are platform specific […]

Attended Microsoft Cloud Computing Briefing

December 5, 2008

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Yesterday I was hanging out at the Microsoft office in Los Angeles for an “Architecture Council” meeting on the new Cloud Computing platform.  You can find the slide materials on the Strategic Architecture Council blog. Overall, a worthwhile session that you should attend if you get the chance in your city.  My favorite local evangelists […]

Interview Series: Four Questions With … Jon Flanders

December 5, 2008

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You’re probably surprised that I’ve kept this up, aren’t you.  Here we are, five interviews into this series and still going strong.  This month, we chat with the one Flanders that Homer Simpson actually appreciates: Jon Flanders.  Jon is a blogger, MVP, thought leader in the SOA space, and is comfortable wearing a skirt. Jon […]

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