Interview with a Wiki Ninja!!! - Eldert Grootenboer

We’re continuing our Monday series, “Interview with a Wiki Ninja!” Today’s ninja is Eldert Grootenboer! He is the co-author of the highly acclaimed eBook on BizTalk Server Extensibility and writer of a few awesome TechNet Wiki articles. – Who are you, and what do you do? I’m Eldert Grootenboer, 34 years old, and living in Rotterdam…


TechNet Wiki Authors release eBook on BizTalk Server Extensibility

A new eBook on BizTalk Server Extensibility has been published through the BizTalk360 website. It has been written by Eldert Grootenboer, Johann Cooper and Steef-Jan Wiggers and reviewed by Sandro Pereira, Mark Brimble and James Corbould. The authors and reviewers are active community members in the TechNet Wiki (BizTalk articles) and/or BizTalk Forums.  Th authors…


The road ahead for Microsoft Integration

Traditional Integration will be taken over by the cloud. I will tell you why! I have worked in the Microsoft space for over a decade, predominantly with BizTalk and other integration technologies. I have noticed recently that the role of BizTalk is slowly moving towards the backend enabling systems (legacy) to expose their data. However,…


The Microsoft Integration Stack Today!

The Microsoft Integration Stack is not an official acronym for a set of products, services and technology set by Microsoft. However, Microsoft offers a collection of products, services and technology targeted for integration. BizTalk Server is a messaging product with a wide range of connectivity options by its rich adapter set, powerful transformation capabilities and…


TechNet Wiki Offline Promotion Continues

A few integration MVP’s spoke at the Australian BizTalk Summit in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane last month organized by Mexia and BizTalk360. This summit was the first ever integration related event in Australia attended by people from Australia, New Zealand, US and the Netherlands. The topics covered by the speakers were: Microsoft BizTalk Server, Microsoft…


The Future of BizTalk

Currently we as BizTalk Wiki Ninja’s are assembling and creating an eBook containing a subset of all the articles published on the TechNet Wiki. As an introduction to this eBook I have been asked to write a foreword. In this foreword I will look into the future from my perspective. BizTalk Server has been around…


Wiki-Ninjas on Technology: BizTalk Server Part II

About two and a half years ago I wrote a post about the BizTalk Server activity on the TechNet Wiki. Back then we had about 40 articles on BizTalk Server. Summarized and accessible through the BizTalk Server resources on the TechNet Wiki article that I reckon has been bookmarked by many now in their browser….


Interview with a BizTalk Wiki Ninja: Tomasso Groenendijk

Welcome to our Monday interview with a Wiki Ninja! Today's the interview will be with Tomasso Groenendijk. I personally met Tomasso this year during the BizTalk Integration Summit in London and he is a strong BizTalk community member that in the last few months have contributed with several articles on ESB toolkit and thus filling…

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Interview with a BizTalk Pro and TechNet Wiki Contributor: Colin Meade

Interview with a BizTalk Pro and Wiki Ninja: Colin Meade We're continuing our Monday series, "Monday – Community Interview". Today it is Colin Meade a fellow BizTalk professional, who I met a few times in London during the BizTalk Integration Summits and UK Connected User Group meetings. We both enjoy a pint of Guinness, integration,…