Paolo Salvatori's Blog

Adventures in the magic world of Microsoft Azure

How to normalize incoming events in a Stream Analytics job

If you want to normalize the incoming events in a Stream Analytics job and transform records with...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 01/21/2016

How to find absence of signal in a Stream Analytics job

Introduction Recently, I worked at an IoT solution where the customer had to build a Stream...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 12/17/2015

How to implement a partitioned SendBatch method for Azure Service Bus entities

Introduction When a developer tries to use the SendBatch or SendBatchAsync methods exposed by the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 03/26/2015

How to store Event Hub events to Azure SQL Database

Introduction This sample shows how to use the EventProcessorHost to retrieve events from an Event...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 03/05/2015

Service Bus Explorer 2.6 now available!

I just released an improved version of the Service Bus Explorer tool based on the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 03/02/2015

Service Bus Explorer 2.5 now available!

I just released an improved version of the Service Bus Explorer tool based on the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 12/04/2014

How to create Service Bus queues, topics and subscriptions using a PowerShell script

In my previous post How to create a Service Bus Namespace and an Event Hub using a PowerShell script...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 12/02/2014

How to create a Service Bus Namespace and an Event Hub using a PowerShell script

This week I received the same two questions twice from two different customers: how can I create a...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 12/01/2014

Service Bus Explorer 2.3 and 2.1 improved version now available

I just released an improved version of the Service Bus Explorer 2.1 and a new version (2.3) of the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 05/21/2014

Released listener for queues and subscriptions in the Service Bus Explorer

I just released an improved version of the Service Bus Explorer 2.1 and 2.2. The zip file contains:...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 12/18/2013

Improved version of Service Bus Explorer 2.1 and new version 2.2

I just released an improved version of the Service Bus Explorer 2.1 and a new version of the tool...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 11/29/2013

How to integrate a Windows Azure Web Site with a LOB app via a Service Bus Relay Service

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate an ASP.NET Web API REST service running in a...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 10/24/2013

Video: Use Windows Azure technologies to create hybrid solutions and mobile apps for the enterprise

On October 17th 2013 I delivered a presentation at the BizTalk Innovation Days in Milan, Italy....

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 10/21/2013

How to integrate Mobile Services with a LOB app via BizTalk Adapter Service

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate Windows Azure Mobile Service with a line of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 10/09/2013

Service Bus Explorer 2.1 adds support for Notification Hubs and Service Bus 1.1

The Service Bus Explorer 2.1 uses the Microsoft.ServiceBus.dllclient library which is compatible...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/30/2013

How to integrate Mobile Services with BizTalk Server via Service Bus

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate Windows Azure Mobile Service with line of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/27/2013

How to integrate Mobile Services with Windows Azure BizTalk Services

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate Windows Azure Mobile Service with line of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/27/2013

How to integrate a Mobile Service with a REST Service Bus Relay Service

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate Windows Azure Mobile Service with a line of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 07/09/2013

How to integrate a Mobile Service with a SOAP Service Bus Relay Service

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to integrate Windows Azure Mobile Service with a line of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 07/08/2013

How to send a large message to a Service Bus Relay Service using Streamed transfer mode

Introduction This solution shows how to use the TransferMode = Streamed to send a large message to a...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 06/10/2013

Service Bus Explorer 2.0 released

I just a major version of the Service Bus Explorer 2.0. This version introduces the following...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/12/2013

How to integrate BizTalk Server 2013 with Windows Azure Service Bus

How to integrate a BizTalk Server 2013 application with Window Azure Service Bus Brokered and...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/09/2013

How to integrate a WCF Workflow Service with Service Bus Queues and Topics

Introduction This document provides an introduction to Service Bus Brokered Messaging and a...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/09/2013

How to use Windows Azure Table Storage in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Introduction This sample demonstrates how to use Windows Azure Table Storage in Windows Azure Mobile...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/09/2013

Handling Topics, Queues and Relay Services with the Service Bus Explorer Tool

The Windows Azure Service Bus Community Technology Preview (CTP), which was released in May 2011,...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 11/24/2011

How to integrate a BizTalk Server application with Service Bus Queues and Topics

Microsoft BizTalk Server enables organizations to connect and extend heterogeneous systems across...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 11/03/2011

Microsoft BizTalk 2010: Line of Business Systems Integration

I want to recommend a book I reviewed this weekend: Microsoft BizTalk 2010: Line of Business Systems...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/18/2011

How to use a WCF custom channel to implement client-side caching in a Windows Azure-hosted application

Introduction Some months ago I created a custom WCF protocol channel to transparently inject...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/13/2011

Exploring Topics and Queues by Building a Service Bus Explorer Tool–Part 1

Introduction WARNING Due to the breaking changes introduced by the production version of the Service...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 07/08/2011

A Broker Pipeline Component for End-To-End Ordered Delivery

Introduction Recently I had chance to work with a health care company that makes an extensive use of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 05/31/2011

How to use a WCF custom channel to implement client-side caching

Introduction A couple of months ago Yossi Dahan told me that one of his customers in the UK was...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/05/2011

Exploring Windows Azure Storage APIs By Building a Storage Explorer Application

Introduction The Windows Azure platform provides storage services for different kinds of persistent...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 02/21/2011

Intellisense when editing Service Bus configuration files? Yes please!

The problem The setup of Windows Azure  AppFabric SDK adds the elements reported in the table...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 02/07/2011

How to use Duplex MEP to communicate with BizTalk from a .NET application or a WF workflow running inside AppFabric Part 3

Introduction In the first article of the series we discussed how to exchange messages with an...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 01/20/2011

How to use Duplex MEP to communicate with BizTalk from a .NET application or a WF workflow running inside AppFabric Part 2

Introduction In the first article of the series we discussed how to exchange messages with an...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 01/20/2011

How to use Duplex MEP to communicate with BizTalk from a .NET application or a WF workflow running inside AppFabric Part 1

Introduction Some time ago, I was asked by a customer whether or not BizTalk WCF Adapters support...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 11/22/2010

How to use AppFabric Auto-Start feature to avoid warm-up delays for IIS-hosted WCF Receive Locations

Scenario During recent years, I had the chance to work with many customers and I realized that one...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 10/29/2010

How to Boost Performance of the ESB Routing and Transform Services – Part 3

Introduction   In the first article of the series, we discussed the advantages and...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/24/2010

Large Message Transfer with WCF-Adapters Part 2

Introduction In the first part of the article we have introduced and analyzed the problem regarding...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 09/09/2010

How to Boost Performance of the ESB Routing and Transform Services – Part 2

Introduction In the first part of the article, we discussed the advantages and disadvantages of...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 07/12/2010

How to Boost Performance of the ESB Routing and Transform Services – Part 1

Introduction Recently I had chance to work with a couple of customers that make extensive use the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 07/07/2010

Video Recordings from the meeting of the Swedish BizTalk User Group

Below you can find a link to the video recording of the presentations that Mikael Håkanssons and...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 06/08/2010

Large Message Transfer with WCF-Adapters Part 1

Introduction This is the first in a series of articles that will introduce and explore a couple a...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 05/25/2010

Packt's SOA book Promotion

I publish the following announcement by Packt Publishing as some of you might be interested in their...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/28/2010

Yet on BizTalk Impersonation With WCF Adapters

Scenario Last year I wrote a post on how using BizTalk Server 2006 R2/2009 and Protocol Transition...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/15/2010

How To Boost Message Transformations Using the XslCompiledTransform class Extended

Problem Statement Some of you posted the following feedback regarding my post How To Boost Message...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 04/08/2010

How to exploit the Text In Row table option to boost BizTalk Server Performance

Text in Row Table Option in SQL Server In SQL Server, text, ntext, or image fields are large...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 03/16/2010

How to Throw Typed Fault Exceptions From Orchestrations Published as WCF Services Revisited

A couple of you experienced the following error: “Digest verification failed for Reference '#_0'”...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 02/26/2010

How To Boost Message Transformations Using the XslCompiledTransform class

Introduction The BizTalk Runtime still makes an extensive use of the...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 01/29/2010

How to create a custom WCF Channel that debatches an inbound message

Introduction In the following post I’ll explain in detail a demo that I presented at TechReady 9 and...

Author: Paolo Salvatori Date: 01/14/2010

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