How to configure a local IBM MQ development environment

IBM Websphere MQ can be an overwhelming product to use as a message broker if you have worked in the past with Microsft’s MSMQ or the Azure Service Bus. The best way to learn and understand a product is to have your local lab environment, that you can recreate when needed. With this post I […]

Migration from BizTalk 2006 to 2013R2: lessons learned

What we learned when migrating a BizTalk Server 2006 farm (with multiple solutions/projects) to BizTalk Server 2013R2: 1. You need an intermediate step Migrating BizTalk 2006 solutions directly to BizTalk 2013R2 (Visualt Studio 2013) is not supported. You will need to migrate the solution to BizTalk 2010 (Visual Studio 2010) first as an intermediate step.¬†More […]