Logic App and B2B Integration Account monitoring solution right from the Azure portal

New in the Azure Marketplace you can now create a Logic App or Integration Account OMS monitoring solution right from the Azure portal, simply searching by the keywords “Logic App”: The Logic Apps Management solution was released to public preview earlier this month (see this blog post).  


Using Google OAuth 2.0 authorization server in Azure API Management

While trying out API Management’s in-preview SOAP to REST capabilities against Google’s AdWords API, I needed to enable Google’s OAuth 2.0 authorization in APIM to connect to the API. While each separately has good documentations and samples, I didn’t find the intersect of someone putting together to two. So here it is, how to use Google…


Logic App, B2B diagnostics logging, monitoring and alerting documentation newly expanded

The documentation writer and our engineering team has recently scrubbed for quality and expanded for holistic coverage our documentation of both Logic App and B2B integration diagnostics logging, monitoring and alerting. The improved documentation was released just last Friday at: Monitor Logic App status Monitor B2B messages Track B2B messages in OMS Query OMS for B2B…


Logic Apps, VNET and other network connectivity

As Logic Apps is a multi-tenant PaaS offering, there isn’t a server instance dedicated to you that you can host or connect to your own VNET. You do have multiple options for network connectivity of Logic Apps: Use Azure API Management as it can be configured to work across VNET. Proxy the calls from Logic…


Whitelisting and Logic Apps

As B2B services move from on-premises servers to Azure Logic App, a recurring question is how to do both inbound and outbound (by the partner) whitelisting with such PaaS approach. On-premises this was easy because each enterprise obtained its own static IP, IPs or IP range. In Azure or any public cloud, the IPs are now…


Logic App Flat File Encoding and Decoding documentation references

For engineers without a BizTalk Server background, the Flat File encoding and decoding may prove a steep ramp up as it is a mature technology with a number of parameters in the XML schema (XSD) describing any given Flat File. The schema used for Logic App Enterprise Integration Flat File Encoding and Decoding is the same as…


EDIFACT Disaster Recovery PowerShell cmdlets

With the upcoming Disaster Recovery trigger and action for the EDIFACT connector, the existing PowerShell cmdlets in Logic App have been updated to handle EDIFACT control numbers as well. This is the relevant excerpt from the change log: […] * LogicApp * New parameters for Interchange Control Number disaster recovery cmdlets: – Optional -AgreementType parameter (“X12”,…


Advanced tracking with Logic App and Integration Account

Operating at scale Once your integration solution with Logic App reach a certain scale and complexity, the vanilla Azure Management Portal, Logic App run history, albeit capable, is not quite powerful enough for IT engineers to service the solution efficiently. It is then time to enable the diagnostics on the Logic App to generate ‘WorkflowRuntime’ log events…


New page: Performance testing in the cloud.

Performance testing in the cloud (Still looking for the blog landing page customization option to show both posts and pages, not one or the other.)


AS2 connector disaster recovery

Logic App enterprise integration AS2 connector disaster recovery is rolling out today in production with MIC replication. See the updated documentation at https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/logic-apps/logic-apps-enterprise-integration-b2b-business-continuity#as2 West Central US region is available immediately with all remaining regions for Logic App enterprise integration following in the next few days.