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New BizTalk User Group in Atlanta

Just got this from my friend and co-worker, Karl Rissland.  What a great opportunity. Finally just what we have all been waiting for!  A BizTalk Server User Group in Atlanta!  Come Join Us as we kick off the New Year with a New User Group. We will discuss the features of BizTalk Server 2009 and… Read more

Talking With William Oellermann About the Managed Services Engine

I had the opportunity to talk with William Oellermann about the Managed Services Engine (MSE).  MSE is a solution built by Microsoft’s SOA Solutions Team that facilitates enterprise SOA through service virtualization.  MSE provides the ability to support versioning, abstraction, management, routing, and runtime policy enforcement for services. Go watch my interview with William on… Read more

Microsoft and Web 2.0 Resources

Thanks to the folks at Lexis Nexis who attended my talk on “Microsoft and Web 2.0” today.  I went through quite a bit of material around Windows Live, the Live Platform, Silverlight, and newer technologies like DeepZoom, PhotoSynth, Live Mesh, SQL Server Data Services, and BizTalk Services. You can find the deck I used on… Read more

Christoph on BizTalk

Christoph Schittko , one of the XML MVPs, is joining in over at with a blog about BizTalk Baby Steps.  Christoph and I have talked quite a bit over IM regarding BizTalk 2004, I really look forward to hearing what he has to say about my new favorite product in the future…. Read more