BizTalk Oracle Adapter Vs WCF-based Oracle DB Adapter

The following is a list of key feature differences between the BizTalk Oracle adapter and the WCF-based Oracle DB adapter in the BizTalk Adapter Pack. 1.       LOB access: While the BizTalk Oracle adapter uses an ODBC driver to connect to Oracle DB, the WCF-based Oracle DB adapter uses Oracle’s ODP.NET 2.       Inbound processing: The BizTalk…

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Positioning the BizTalk Adapter Pack

The adapters constituting the BizTalk Adapter Pack are fundamentally custom WCF binding elements. Built on the WCF LOB Adapter SDK, these adapters are host agnostic i.e. they are not tied to a specific product like BizTalk. However, their predecessors, the BizTalk adapters for enterprise applications, are built on the BizTalk Adapter Framework and cannot be…