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BizTalk 2013R2 CU2 available for download

  BizTalk 2013 R2 CU2 is now available for installation. You can find it here: UPDATE 21/1/2016 The following described warning has been fixed and now the CU updates the BizTalk  binaries with out any known issues: Warning: There was an undocumented issue with this CU. After installing it you might get the following… Read more

BizTalk 2016 coming in Q4 2016!

  As of 11/1/2016, Microsoft has published the Integration roadmap. You can download the PDF file from here: As it is stated in this document, BizTalk server Beta will come at some point in Q3. Later in Q4, RTM version will be available WW. As key planned features we could expect: Platform alignment –… Read more

Event ID: 10536 ENTSSO Bad Data issue

  This is a known issue in Enterprise single sign on service that may occur under any of the following circumstances: When you’re setting up an Enterprise SSO cluster During enterprise SSO disaster recovery When you’re promoting an Enterprise SSO server to the Master Secret Server (MSS) During migration from an earlier version of Enterprise… Read more

SQL Server Azure virtual machines do not support Failover Cluster Instances

  As of 29/10/2015 BizTalk Server is not supported with Failover Cluster instances in Windows Azure as it is reflected here: If your solution requires high availability using SQL Server FCI, the BizTalk Server Azure virtual machines should not be used. If your solution does not require high availability by using SQL Server FCI,… Read more

Clustered Virtual disks (vmdk) are not supported in Multi host VM ware configuration

  A clústercluster of virtual machines across physical hosts (also known as a cluster across boxes) protects against software failures and hardware failures on the physical machine by placing the cluster nodes on separate ESXi hosts. This configuration requires shared storage on an Fibre Channel SAN for the quorum disk.   However , as is… Read more

MBV is being deprecated

  As of 13/7/2015, the MessageBoxViewer aka MBV is being deprecated and no more new updates will be available for download. As stated in JP’s blog the MBV has not been updated since January 2015. As you might already aware of, MBV is now transformed in to a more comprehensive and feature rich tool known… Read more

BizTalk 2010 CU 7 installation might cause pipeline errors when using BAM, Warning!

  As of 23/4/2015 there is an issue after you install BizTalk 2010 CU 7 and it is related to Pipeline errors when you use BAM tracking in BizTalk Server 2010 CU7 When you use the Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) tracking profile in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 Cumulative Update 7 (CU7), the following event entries… Read more