Process Service Bus dead-letter message with Azure Functions

How about an Azure Function to re-evaluate messages on a Service Bus dead-letter queue and send them back to the originating queue? Great idea! Sadly, when you look at the docmentation regarding the Azure Functions Service Bus binding, it does not list the possibility to read messages from a dead-letter queue… Trying to configure this […]

BizTalk 2013R2 SB-Messaging: The X.509 certificate CN=servicebus.windows.net is not in the trusted people store.

The Problem: After configuring a brand new BizTalk 2013R2 production environment and requesting the needed firewall exclusions to the security department, we were unable to send messages to Azure ServiceBus using the SB-Messaging adapter in BizTalk 2013R2 (using ACS authentication). We found the following warning in the EventLog: The adapter “SB-Messaging” raised an error message. […]

Azure Service Bus relay and IIS 8: Warming up WCF Services

A common scenario of using Azure Service Bus relay is when you what to expose an on-premise WCF service to a cloud application or business partner without changing your existing firewall configuration. The main challenge with this setup is related to IIS aplication activation. MSDN explains why: By default, IIS initializes a web application when […]