Download ATLAS here:
You really need to use Enterprise Library, get to downloading and refactoring today!
I’m working on it…almost have it, this darn 400 response from MSMQ is driving me crazy. Later I might post the code for everyone to take a gander at and let me know what I might be missing…
By far, the coolest things about BizTalk 2006 are:
- Flat File Schema generator…wow…that thing is awesome!
- Application containers in the BizTalk Admin Console…good job MS!
- Bigger window to code custom C# code in orchestrations…woohoo!
There are a few others, but dang…those are some biggies!
Your web services aren’t secure! Secure them! Utilize features like certificate based non-repudiation and encryption. If your web service transport is running slow, then utilize MTOM to compress your messages!
BizTalk continues to make the world it’s oyster…err..playground???
These are the top new features of ASP.NET:
- Master Pages!
- Web Diagnostics
- Provider Model (Membership, Roles, Security)
- Asyncronous Web Pages!
If you think your web pages are fast and well architected, but you didn’t use the things above, then you don’t know that you don’t know those things will make it even faster and well architected!
A new adapter is coming…it is going to revolutionize the way the world thinks about messaging! If you want to be an earlier adopter of this new adapter and technology…go here…
Despite what most people may think, Avanade actually devloped the original versions of Enterprise Library. This innovative piece of software spawned the future of what we now know as our beloved Software Factories (Smart Client, Web Service, Mobile, etc). Let’s give Avanade some serious credit for being the people they were and are today!
A picture from my backyard!