Author Archive: Michel Hubert

BizTalk Server 2013 R2 : downloading…

After a long wait, BizTalk Server 2013 R2 is available for MSDN subscribers !   Advertisements

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BizTalk Server 2013 CU 2

Microsoft published recently a new Cumulative Update for BizTalk Server 2013. Details of Hofixes included in the CU : KB article number Description 2777584 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2777584/ ) FIX: The value for the “maxOccurs” attribute is invalid when you validate the BizTalk X12 EDI 835 schema in a BizTalk EDI application in BizTalk Server 2010 or in …

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BizTalk 2013 R2 is coming….

Microsoft updated msdn documentation on BizTalk Server and a new page on BizTalk 2013 R2 was published about “What’s new in BizTalk 2013 R2 ?” http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/products/biztalk/try.aspx#fbid=FbfxuvFcnib. Not really a revolution but mainly a platform alignment with SQL Server 2014, Visual Studio 2013, Windows Server 2012 R2….

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Windows Azure SDK 2.1

  Hopefully, I can install the new Azure SDK on my dev virtual machine…  

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Azure Camp online

Un Azure Camp aura lieu le 1er juillet, celui-ci sera 100% online et présentera les nouveautés Azure annoncées lors de la conférence de Build qui a lieu en ce moment même. De plus les partenaires vNext, DCube, Brainsonic, Infinite Square, CGI, Ekino, vous parleront de leurs projets Windows Azure dans différents domaines : SharePoint, Big Data, …

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Orchestrator for Azure : configuration

  In a previous post, I explained how to install the Orchestrator Integration Pack for Windows Azure. https://hubertmichel.wordpress.com/2013/03/13/system-center-orchestrator/ Let’s have a look how to configure it. Firstly, click on the Options Menu / Windows Azure, a dialog box appears:   You have three parameters to fill in : PFX file, PFX Password and your subscription Id. …

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System Center Orchestrator

System Center Orchestrator (aka Opalis) is a great tool ! Orchestrator is a workflow management solution for the data center. Orchestrator lets you automate the creation, monitoring, and deployment of resources in your environment. In my projects, I use it to automate Windows Azure deployments and a lot of operations tasks like SQL Azure backups…. …

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IT Pros : Cloud is made for you !

  “Cloud Computing (and mainly Windows Azure) is not only for developers!” Cloud Computing will not replace IT Pros, but it will change their job. They will be more near business guys and they will be more focused on value added actions. The combination of DevOps and Cloud Computing can be considered as Agility for …

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MSN & Windows 8

MSN avec le look Modern UI sous Windows 8, c’est quand même pas mal !

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Performance Tests with Windows Azure

I set up the solution on the Benjamin’s post about “Load testing from Windows Azure“. I just want to add some details about the solution configuration. First, you need to launch Visual Studio with the same user as the RDP user. Second, you need to modify your firewall settings, adding a rule for Visual Studio …

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