Sun, surf’s up, first a Loadfest and now a Loadgen

Sunny Seattle is not a myth.  I should always plant grass seed on July 21st because to date it has rained exactly once since!  Not so great on my grass but my vitamin D count is at an all-time high. I’m in a surf’s up mood, of course there isn’t much swimmable surf anywhere close…



I did a quick podcast at techEd EMEA that touches on developer basics for BizTalk Server, and some interesting questions including workflow and some super brief future discussions.


Adapters, adapters, adapters

In more good news today we announced our revamped adapter strategy.  Yes you asked for the major adapters directly from Microsoft and we listened. The specifics are: Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards Enterprise One and One World, Oracle Business Suite and Database, TIBCO Rendezvous and Enterprise Messaging Service and Amdocs Clarify. Many more details will be forthcoming…


On ESB and other things

Lots of things are going on as always: 1. We completed the “Microsoft position on ESB” document. This will go to microsoft web sites shortly and is our official position. Get it here. In short if you are looking for “ESB” we can help you; but on the other hand we believe ESB is an incomplete…