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  1. Support Visual Studio 2013 in Windows Azure BizTalk Services SDK

    As Visual Studio 2013 become RTM and Azure SDK 2.2 supports it, you should support it also in Windows Azure BizTalk Services SDK since it currently only support VS2012

    It is really necessary ASAP.

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    • Extend agreement functionality with property promotion on Transport

      Since February it is also possible to do EDI integrations in Windows Azure BizTalk Services, awesome!

      I'd love to have some extended functionality on the Transport part. Notice that I'm sending to a Service Bus but unfortunately there is no support for property promotion in my Brokered message.

      Would be very cool to see functionality added in the future.

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        started  ·  Anurag DalmiaAnurag Dalmia responded

        We are working on enabling this functionality. Thanks for your feedback.

      • Add support for prepackaged integration flows (cloudstreams)

        Basically reusable integration artifacts, aimed at speeding time to deployment of the most common SaaS integration scenarios, they are like the BizTalk accelerators for SWIFT & healthcare.

        I have seen support for these in Dell Boomi & IBM Castiron for a while, reviewing the recent magic quadrant for IPAAS several competing platforms like SAP Hana Cloud Integration (HCI) & Skyvva are making significant improvements in this space.

        If Microsoft were not to deliver cloudstreams then perhaps creating a marketplace/framework for partners to develop these and make them easily consumable by integration customers from Azure maybe an option.

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        • It shouldn't be necessary to host BizTalk Adapter Service in cloud-to-cloud integration scenarios

          To connect MABS with a Azure SQL you need to host BAS on a additional (on-premise) server, which makes no sense for me. Please consider the possibility to host BAS e.g. on the MABS unit in such cloud-to-cloud cases.

          For more information see this thread:
          http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/456b51d5-dc5e-43c3-9169-4c4a2bcc03c3/is-it-necessary-to-host-the-biztalk-adapter-service-on-runtime-using-azure-sql?forum=azurebiztalksvcs

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          • Improve Test Map capacities

            The Test Map function is already quite usable, but real debugging capacities would be nice. Additionally, what I miss at the moment is the possibility to set the Test Map Output File to native/flatfile. At runtime the mapping and conversion from XML to Flatfile works fine, but I can't test my mapping at development, because the Output File is already XML.

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            • Assembled EDI message has incorrect content-type

              The result of an EDI send pipeline has a content-type of "application/xml; charset=utf-8" while this is not the case.

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              • Hybrid Connections

                Faq states that BizTalk Adapter Services is used for EDI/EAI scenarios for BizTalk while Hybrid Connections is used by Web Apps/Cloud Services. Then why is Hybrid Connections classified under BizTalk services?

                Does this also mean that I'm paying through my nose when I don't intend to use any of BizTalk core functionality (and only Hybrid Connections) but can't purchase this separately?

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                • Add the SWIFT accelerator schema's

                  similar to the prepackaged integration workflows suggestion, at minimum it would be good to have the SWIFT schema's available in the service.

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                    • Taking too much time to create the BizTalk Service

                      1. Please reduce the time to create the service, its taking too much time right now :(.
                      2. There should be option to stop or cancel while creating the service.

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