"WCF LOB Adapter SDK and the BizTalk Adapter Pack" Whitepaper

When building applications today, it’s hard to consider building something that doesn’t involve connectivity of some sort. Applications require business data and logic that is distributed across several applications or servers. Unfortunately, not all systems provide the same interface to their data and business logic which ultimately forces developers to figure out how to talk…


WCF Adapter Video: How a WCF Receive Adapter Processes an Incoming WCF Message

I just published this WCF adapter video examining, in detail, the flow of an incoming WCF message into a BizTalk receive location that is configured to use a WCF receive adapter. See how this message is converted by the WCF adapter into a BizTalk message and stored in the Messagebox database. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=c94f6263-3cd4-43b5-b038-5737a8d0d219


Good as Gold! New WCF Adapter FAQ Whitepaper!

 I just published this extensive FAQ with the help of the BizTalk Server product team at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=144765.  These FAQs about the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) adapters consists of the following themes.   Pass it on and enjoy! ·         General Conceptual: FAQs surrounding general conceptual WCF adapter topics.  ·         Message Flow and Mapping: FAQs about how a…

"BizTalk Server and WCF Support in Visual Studio 2008" whitepaper just published!

Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 provides robust support for solutions that use the Windows® Communication Foundation (WCF) and Microsoft BizTalk® Server 2009. While some of the functionality is clearly visible, some of it may not be evident to a BizTalk application developer how to take full advantage of these options. The purpose of this whitepaper is…