New book and free chapter: SOA Patterns with BizTalk Server 2009

I’ve just received for review from Packt Publishing the new book ‘SOA Patterns with BizTalk Server’ by Richard Seroter.

There’s also a free chapter from the book, ‘New SOA Capabilities in BizTalk Server 2009: WCF SQL Adapter’ downloadable as .pdf from the Packt book page.

Although I usually take this kind of books as reference guides more that a reading from start-to-end, I think I’m gonna read this one deeply and paying as much attention as I can, since I’m involved in a project that uses almost every single concept along the 12 chapters.

So the full review will arrive. Meanwhile, take a look at the worthy chapter index.


Also (this has nothing to do with the book content), I’m a nature photograph enthusiast, and the book has a nice macro photo in the portrait. Here it is: