Cumulative Update Package for BizTalk Server 2013 (CU5) and BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 (CU4) is available

We are happy to announce two new Cumulative updates one for BizTalk Server 2013 (CU5) and BizTalk Adapter Pack 2013 (CU4) is available. Cumulative update package 5 for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013: This cumulative update package for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013 CU5 contains hotfixes for the BizTalk Server 2013 issues that were resolved after the…


General availability: Message Pack 2016 for BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT

We are happy to announce the availability (RTM) of Message Pack 2016 for BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT. This can be downloaded from: Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT (A4SWIFT) provides a set of schemas, rules, and associated tools to assist you in the integration of SWIFT messaging with your internal applications. It uses BizTalk…


Announcing the new BizTalk connector for Logic Apps

We’re excited to announce the preview of the BizTalk Server 2016 connector for Logic Apps. This connector was first shown in May at Integrate 2016 in London and we’ve done a bunch of work to improve it since then. The biggest of these is that the connector now enables you to integrate Logic Apps with…


Announcing BizTalk Server 2016 CTP2 is now available!

We are excited to release our next Community Technology Preview (CTP2) for BizTalk Server 2016 today. This release incorporates reported issues and feedback from CTP1 – a huge thanks to everyone who’s participated so far! BizTalk 2016 focuses on a number of important improvements including: Support for SQL Server 2016 AlwaysOn Availability Groups makes production…


BizTalk Server 2016 Technology Adoption Program (TAP) is now open for nominations!

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting nominations for the BizTalk Server 2016 TAP program. The goal of the TAP is to get critical feedback on feature capabilities and product quality that will be used to determine when BizTalk Server 2016 is ready to ship as well as giving customers the opportunity…


BizTalk Server 2016 CTP1 – SFTP Adapter Enhancements

We’ve done a lot of work on our SFTP adatper based on your feedback and experiences since it was introduced in BizTalk Server 2013. We now support an expanded range of SFTP server types and have adopted WinSCP to provide connectivity improvements. In order to use the updated SFTP adapter you will first need to…


BizTalk 2013 CUs now available

Today we have released two cumulative updates for BizTalk Server 2013. CU4 for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013. Download here. This includes a number of fixes as well as support for SHA2 certificates. 3125058 FIX: Messages reappear in the queue on an MQSeries server after you restart the BizTalk Server instance 3090472 FIX: A memory leak…


Integrate 2016 Event – London

Wanted to make sure everyone was aware of the upcoming INTEGRATE 2016 event in London next month. This is the premier integration conference for anyone who is working in the Microsoft Integration platform space. Hosted by Microsoft partner BizTalk 360, this conference is geared towards addressing the challenges of modern day integration and digital transformation….


BizTalk Server 2016 CTP1 – Configure multiple hosts/host instances

Another handy new feature for CTP1 is the ability to make the same configuration change to multiple hosts/host instances at the same time. This removes chances of errors/inconsistencies occuring and speeds up the process. In this post I wanted to show you how it works. In the BizTalk admin console, you can expand out Platform…


BizTalk Server 2016 CTP1 – Dynamic send ports now support ordered delivery

The first new feature for BizTalk Server 2016 CTP1 we’ll showcase here is the ability to now set ordered delivery on Dynamic Send Ports. This has always been a limitation for dynamic sends which we’ve now removed – thanks to everyone who asked us for this feature. As you can see from the screenshot below,…