Multiple ways to generate metadata / execute Stored Procedures in the SQL adapter

If you’ve used the SQL Adapter in CTP3 of the BizTalk Adapter Pack V2, you’ll notice that there are two nodes in the Metadata Hierarchy for Stored Procedures – one is named “Procedures”, and the other is named “Strongly-Typed Procedures”. What’s the difference, and what are the scenarios which they are meant to solve? What…


Support for SAP Queries in the SAP ADO.NET Provider

In the BizTalk Adapter Pack V2, we are adding support for execution of SAP Queries. A brief one liner on SAP Queries – you can use the SAP GUI designer to create something similar to a “SQL Query” (similar to how you would do it in Microsoft Access) by graphically selecting the tables you’re interested…