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  1. Better support for low latency scenario's

    Zero messagebox low latency scenario's

    55 votes
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      added to backlog  ·  11 comments  ·  Runtime  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Repair and resubmit

      Enable the ability to repair and resubmit suspended or failed messages. This can be done using the ESB Toolkit, but it would be best if this was a feature available natively within the BizTalk admin console.

      53 votes
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      • XML / JSON Viewer

        When you open your message in the Admin Console. It's formatted like a string. You have also the option to show it as Binary. Is it maybe possible to add 2 new tabs? Like XML, Json.

        So we don't need to copy the string in VS,Notepad++,... and format it as XML.

        16 votes
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        • FTP adapter should use account name or SSO Affiliate Application Name to distinguish receive locations

          Several of our customers have FTP (FTP/SFTP/FTPS) receive locations that all go to the same FQDN, equal paths, but different accounts. Each FTP account maps to a different folder behind the scenes, but for BizTalk, they all look the same since the resulting URI becomes the same. PayPal is one such example. The workaround must be made on DNS level, which is awkward, especially when calling third-party servers on the internet.
          A simple solution would be to include the account name, or the SSO Affiliate Application Name in the resulting URI.

          14 votes
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          • BizTalk Tracking API's need to support property schema queries like the Admin Console

            The BizTalk DTA Database can store message bodies and context properties.
            Imagine a scenario where I could query that data, and using promoted or tracked properties find exactly the message that I was looking for.
            That feature exists today, we can do that, in the Admin UI I can do this, find exactly what I want, using promoted properties.

            This capability is in the Admin UI, but does not exist in the Admin API's.

            When I need to find exactly the message that shows that the data was processed and delivered to the end point. The promoted property query allows…

            13 votes
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            • Orchestration "Comment" Shape

              I would like a shape in the orchestration toolbox that is simply for capturing comments. Ideally any comments (or the first x characters would appear in the Orchestration designer view. These shapes would simply allow developers a place to put comments about code to help other understand what is happening. These shapes would also be useful for "sketching" out an orchestration or updating an existing one. Having the ability to drop in a shape and put "TODO: Add map" as a placeholder would be useful for designing and collaborative work. It seems like a simple feature, but one that I…

              11 votes
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                added to backlog  ·  0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Tooling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Pickup limits for File Adapter

                Currently the File Adapter pick ups every file which is in the destination folder. I like to have a option to limit this behaviour. e.g. every 10 sec max 1000 files

                11 votes
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                • webHttp support for HTTP error codes

                  Provide an easy way to translate HTTP error codes received while calling a REST API as messages / exceptions that can be used inside BizTalk.
                  For example, when calling a REST API, if the REST API returns a particular HTTP error (i.e 500, 403, ...), we need to be able to catch it in an orchestration like it is possible for a SoapFault for example. The need is also to avoid having suspended instances of send ports.

                  11 votes
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                  • 9 votes
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                    • Fix Functoid replacement in Visual Studio

                      Fix functoid replacement bug in visual studio.

                      In the old days you could replace a functoid by dropping the new functoid on the existing functoid. This functionality got lost along the way. Would like to see it back

                      8 votes
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                      • Make SSO first class citizen to store configuration.

                        Make SSO first class citizen to store configuration.

                        A lot of people are using SSO for storage of application variables.
                        The BTDF has some tooling for this.

                        Why not make it default functionality. Create some helper classes to make life easy.

                        For Example Create a class like this:

                        Class Person : BizTalk.SSO.PropertyBag
                        {
                        prop Name;
                        prop Address;
                        }

                        By inheriting from the propertybag sso class you get functionality (analog to xmldocument) like

                        Person.Load("ConfigName")
                        Person.Save("ConfigName")

                        This would make life very easy.

                        7 votes
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                        • Allow Delete of Send Ports or Receive Ports from <All Artifacts>

                          <All Artifacts> under Applications shows all receive ports and send ports created across multiple applications, which provides lots of good visibility to entire environment setup or in case we want to view all artifacts. However, sometimes there is a need to delete multiple ports at the same time across different applications, strangely it does not allow to delete ports from <All Artifacts>, nor it provides an easy way to reach to the application in which that send port or receive port is defined.
                          Advantage
                          - Productivity increase
                          - Maintaining receive and send ports becomes lot easier as from one place…

                          7 votes
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                          • Enable timestamp comparison on sftp adapter

                            The ftp adapter has the feature "time stamp comparison" this should also exist for sftp.
                            Sometimes you are not allowed to delete source file, if that is the case the current sftp adapter will continue downloading the same file again and again.

                            7 votes
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                            • Out-of-the-box pipeline component to promote properties

                              Hi,
                              It is always needed to promote properties that are not coming from the message payload and to do that we need to implement a custom pipeline component...
                              It could be very useful to provide a "promote property" component out-of-the-box with features like:
                              - Promotion of constant values;
                              - Promotion of values coming from complex Xpath (Xpath with iterations, functions, ...)
                              - Promotion of values thanks to regular expression based on message properties / message payload-xpath.

                              Thanks.

                              7 votes
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                              • Add a new status

                                I would like to have a new status for receive and send ports/locations; "Intentionally stopped/disabled". When we get scom alarm it's hard to know if the ports are stopped intentionally or if it's an error we have to act on.

                                7 votes
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                                • Like filter operator

                                  Add the like operator as filter option on sendport. I don't know how many solutions i have found that has an orchestration just to filter on part of a filename.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Allow variable as input to maps

                                    When you create a map it would be very handy to use a variable or a .NET class as either an input or an output

                                    6 votes
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                                    • Starting and stopping multiple applications should work, even when they depend on each other

                                      When you currently select multiple applications to start or stop, you get:

                                      1) multiple dialog boxes, asking to start/stop each individual application, regardless of dependency. Better would be to have only one start/stop dialog box, covering all of the applications at once.

                                      2) There is no check on dependencies between them. Selecting multiple dependent applications to stop for example, may end up stopping applications only to see them resulting in error, because the order that the Admin Console chose to stop them in does not reflect the references/dependencies between them.

                                      This is frustrating to say the least, because now we…

                                      6 votes
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                                      • Retry interval should be more flexible, using seconds (ex. 3 retries. 10 seconds interval).

                                        In some scenarios, we would benefit from retries for common temporary errors, but cannot use them because we must complete the scenario in a restricted time (inside 1 minute)

                                        We should be able to configure retry interval with seconds, not only minutes.

                                        6 votes
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                                        • FILE adapter support for empty files

                                          The FILE adapter should be updated to be able to pick-up empty files. This is a requirement for quite a few flows I have seen over the years and is not possible with the out of the box FILE adapter. As a consultant, customers have a hard time believing this is not possible.

                                          5 votes
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