The EnableSafeTyping Binding Property

In the November CTP of the Adapter Pack V1, a new binding property has been added to the SAPBinding – “EnableSafeTyping” (a boolean) When this property is true, DATS, TIMS and NUMC fields are exposed as Strings, and any value can be passed back and forth between the client and the SAP Server. For DATS,…

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Siebel adapter connection URI

Siebel adapter exposes siebel connection string as URI. Siebel URI syntax is given below: siebel://SiebelGateway[:portno]/?SiebelEnterpriseServer=SiebelEnterpriseServerName&SiebelObjectManager=ObjectManagerToConnect&Language=SiebelLanguageCode&SiebelRepository=CurrentActiveRepository&SiebelServer=servername various components of URI are: SiebelGateway: This variable point to siebel gateway hostname or ip address in case only one siebel server is configured for the gateway. If a gateway manages more than one siebel server, then individual server address must…


32 and 64 bit versions of the BizTalk Adapter Pack

There are two separate installers for the AdapterPack – one for X86, and one for AMD64 (x64). A common scenario I see is – the users are on an x64 machine, and install the 64 bit version of the Adapter Pack. They then create a project in Visual Studio, and use the “Add Adapter Service…

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WCF Siebel adapter Vs Biztalk Siebel adapter

What are the differences between old Siebel adapter shipped with Biztalk releases and WCF based Siebel adapter? Here is the list: Since new Siebel adapter is developed using WCF LOB Adapter SDK (ASDK), ASDK features like Browse, Search and Resolve are available to end users via metadata search browse tool. While old adapter supports only…


Upcoming Siebel Adapter CTP release

The upcoming release for Adapter pack will have support for Siebel integration objects. This feature will allow users to invoke Siebel Business Service “EAI Siebel Adapter” to operate against any Siebel integration object. EAI Siebel Adapter business service exposes following operations for manipulation of siebel integration objects: 1.Query 2. Insert 3. Update 4. Upsert 5….


Working with Siebel multi valued link (MVL) using siebel adapter

Siebel adapter supports working with multi valued link in Siebel. Following operations are exposed for MVLs: 1. Associate 2. Dissociate 3. Query_xxx A sample is attached for associating Contact record with Account business component. Sample starts with: 1. creating record in parent business component which is Account 2. Querying the inserted record in Account. 3. Inserting record…


IdocProxy.SendIdoc(string idocData) call – doesnt this load the entire IDoc data in memory?

The SAP Adapter exposes a “generic” Send call which can be used to send any Idoc. In the Metadata SearchBrowse UI, this operation is visible as “SendIdoc” under the Idoc node. The signature for this operation is SendIdoc(string idocData, Guid guid) The “guid” parameter is used if you want to use a TID when sending…