Is it mandatory to install SSIS on SQL Server hosting BizTalk Databases

I was working with a customer recently where they do not want to install SSIS on the SQL Server hosting BizTalk databases, instead the requirement was to have a separate server dedicated to SSIS which will run the BAM packages. At the first instinct, it seemed like that this is not possible and we need…


Important hotfix if you are running in OutOfMemoryException with Orchestration Host

I have seen many BizTalk customers running into OutofMemory Exception while calling a map from inside the Orchestration, so I thought this blog post should help. Typically, this happens when we are calling a map from inside the Orchestration and the map is inside a large assembly. This was a known issue and was documented…


DehydrationFailedException occuring in an Atomic orchestration

Have you seen the below error? If yes, may be this post helps. My customer was receiving below error and the strange thing was that though we receive this error in the event log, but we do not see any suspended or dehydrated orchestration in the BizTalk Group which would mean that it got processed…