January 2006 Entries

BizTalk: Mapper: Script functoids: Enhancement of the UI

BizTalk: Mapper: Script functoids: Enhancement of the UI Working with maps into the BizTalk Mapper more then a year, I've got some ideas how the Mapper can be improved. Look at the Script functoid. Usually I have a lot of them because only very simple logic I can implement with combination of other functoids. If I have more then one "If" then I use a Script functoid (SF). What I can see when I look at the map and try to understand logic of the SF? Nothing but only that "I have some logic inside". ......

BizTalk: Mapping, Logical functoids, and Boolean values

BizTalk: Mapping, Logical functoids, and Boolean values Several times I've got "non intuitive" result by using boolean values in maps. For example, I've tried to get values "true/false" or something else from the logical functoids for filling up the node in a Destination schema, but didn't get anything. Here is my discovering using boolean value in the maps. There are different flavors this problem: · Where we can use boolean values? · Where we can get boolean values? · How we can fill in the nodes ......

BizTalk Naming Convention. Names of artifacts in Orchestrations

[This article is depreciated. Please, use a new version of the Naming Convention on http://geekswithblogs.net/L... ] BizTalk Naming Convention. Names of artifacts in Orchestrations "Scott Colestock" <scolestock@community.no... wrote in message news:eeY5KIjEGHA.984@tk2msf... > In general, try using more "Group" shapes to make orchestrations more > self-documenting... > > A general ......