XML Notepad 2006

There is a new tool for editing XML documents, XML Notepad 2006. I haven’t still used it too much, but I’m giving it a chance.


Upgrading MQSeries Adapter from BizTalk 2004 to 2006

I have an environment with BizTalk 2004 and the MQSeries Adapter which I’m upgrading to BizTalk 2006. I have updated the BizTalk server and a development computer and tried to create a couple of ports. I had this error when trying to configure the MQSeries port, when opening the Queue Manager combo in the Queue…


Lessig Presentation Style

A couple of months ago, I found in the Michael Platt’s blog a reference to a presentation about Identity from Dick Hardt. I put it on my queue and finally I saw it last week. I’m impressed. Just 20 minutes, it’s worth to take a look. Today David pointed me to this post and I…



We have launched a new community site about architecture, https://www.skyscrapr.net The site content currently is some podcasts (the ArCast series from Channel9), articles from MSDN, the Architecture Journal and some blogs. Also interesting, they are using 4 personas for the different kind of architects, Solution, Infrastructure, Strategic and Industry.


WMI error on Biztalk

From time to time I have found this error when opening the Biztalk management console: “A connection to Windows Management on \\.\ROOT\MicrosoftBizTalkServer cannot be established: Invalid namespace”. It can be solved executing “mofcomp” on the BTSWMISchemaXP.mof file found on the biztalk installation directory.