Anti-Pattern Ground Rules

Here is what you should know about the anti-patterns I post: Solutions presented generally follow best practices and draw on the experience of BizTalk practitioners, the extensive docmentation, blogs, newsgroups, and other sources as needed. Some may be attributed to contributers. However, I am ultimately responsible for the content and all errors are mine.  Use at…

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Anti-Pattern: Everything but the Kitchen Sink Map

Name: Everything but the Kitchen-Sink Map Description: Given a complex process with many complex rules, everything (business logic, related and unrelated procedures, etc) is shoved into the map. Symptoms: Symptoms include the following: ·         Map contains an overwhelming number of “scriptoids” (scripting functoid) performing custom business logic. ·         Map relies on custom functoids or .NET components…

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