Muenchian Grouping and Sorting in BizTalk Maps

Update many years later… Check out this improved approach: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/Muenchian-Grouping-and-790347d2 First, I’ll admit the title of this post isn’t entirely accurate, because you can’t do the grouping and sorting I’m about to show using the BizTalk mapper.  We’ll be overriding the XSLT for a BizTalk map, so therefore it might be more appropriate to call this…

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To Be, Or Logical Not To Be: If-Then-Else in BizTalk Maps

Stumbling around various BizTalk-related blogs, there appears to be a common scenario which is addressed a wide variety of ways: How to handle If, Then, Else in schema transformations / mapping. One perplexing scenario I encountered earlier this year was surrounding a procurement system integration with an ERP system.  Items entered prior to a certain date…

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