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  1. Hybrid connection client service

    There is a tool (https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44216) for the "old" BizTalk hybrid connection that let vm or web/worker role to use hybrid connection. Because of the "dead" of BizTalk hybrid connection and the "rise" of sb relay hybrid connection, it would be appreciated to have its own client service tool.

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    • Allow messages to be posted directly to Subscription Queue.

      Allow messages to be posted directly to Subscription Queue. If any messgae processing errors due to downstream system and message ends up in DLQ of Subscription Queue, then to reprocess the same message using existing listener(SubscriptionClient), I want to send message to Subscription Queue.

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      • Set time zone (offset) for event hubs archive

        Right now if I activate archive I can choose the path events are stored in three different ways, for example:

        {Year}/{Month}/{Day}/{Hour}/{Namespace}/{EventHub}/{PartitionId}/{Minute}/{Second}

        The problem is that the hour is not in the time zone we want in order to get more discoverability.

        So for instance, if I send an event at 23:00 (GMT -03), archive will store:

        2017/06/09/02/ (GMT)

        It could be useful if I can set the time zone upon archive activation.

        Thanks!

        24 votes
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        • Browsing messages in queue

          Please provider some tool (in portal or in visual studio) to browse messages in queue.

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          • Add information about the senders SAS-policy to the message

            In a multi-tenant environment it would be great to share an individual sas-policy with different tenants pointing to the same queue. But this requires the information about the used policy be added to the messages metadata in a secure manner.

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            • Open Source Service Bus for Windows Server Like the Service Fabric Team is Doing

              Open Source Service Bus for Windows Server Like the Service Fabric Team is Doing.
              The Service Fabric team is in the process of moving to a Linux version and Open Source. Service Bus for Windows Server is stuck at version 1.1. Keeping with the times and other Microsoft efforts, open sourcing it so it is maintained would be greatly appreciated.
              Service Fabric open source:
              https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/azureservicefabric/2017/03/24/service-fabric-net-sdk-goes-open-source/

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              • More control & documentation on Subscription filters

                Hi, If I define multiple filters on a subscription , what is the evaluation logic ?

                I found no official documentation and different answers on the internet. According to my test they are evaluated with an OR logic.

                I'd like to have an official statement from the esb team to know exactly what is the expected behavior ...

                BTW: I would have liked to have an AND condition .. and generally speaking have the option to choose among OR and AND

                regards

                enrico

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                • Increase the maximum length of the name of a topic subscription

                  Currently, the name of a subscriber to an Azure Service Bus topic is limited to 50 characters. We would like to use very descriptive names for our subscribers, and these names might exceed 50 characters. Please increase the maximum length of this value.

                  [Copied from https://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/suggestions/4175354-increase-the-maximum-length-of-the-name-of-a-topic]

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                  • Enable indefinite storage of events on Event Hub to allow for an Event Sourcing architecture.

                    When building an application using Event Sourcing, the events are the true source of all data. Replaying events and creating different projections at any time during the lifetime of the app is crucial. Currently Event Hubs only supports up to a 7 day storage policy. This means that it cannot be used with Event Sourcing. An example of this kind product is Greg Young's EventStore. https://geteventstore.com/

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                    • Provide a proper, linux-based emulator that can be containerized. On-premises editions is not sufficient.

                      An earlier idea of providing a local emulator and how it was marked as "completed" really doesn't cut it for what people need a local emulator for.

                      We need to be able to stand up a lightweight, local server during development with minimal effort. An on-premises edition with all the maintenance baggage of a fully fledged product doesn't help.

                      The only way that this suggestion can be marked solved is if a linux-based service bus emulator is created and ideally this would include an accompanying containerization over at docker hub.

                      A subsequent answer of "Azure is moving away from emulators"…

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                      • UserVoice to GitHub

                        Client has already been moved to GH (https://github.com/Azure/azure-service-bus-dotnet). Server side could be moved as well (at least the issues). UserVoice served it's purpose and it feel like GH would be a better place (do not confuse with https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Better_Place). Thank you.

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                        • Support for large Messages

                          In the internet, there is a lot of information about how to handle large message. The best solution would be split the message into smaller junks and send it insight a transaction. It would be great if the Service Bus Client would have a function to support that. I know it would be possible to implement it out side, but because you have to take care of the serialization and everything it would be easier to have it all in the client library.

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                          • Service Bus Metrics to Operations Management Suite (OMS)

                            Please now that there's a rich API capability for queue metrics, let's support pushing the metrics to OMS for monitoring.
                            And make a servicebus OMS Solution?

                            19 votes
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                            • Be able to modify or delete service bus queue messages submitted with ScheduledEnqueueTimeUtc

                              There are many use cases I'm finding that require messages sent to a service bus queue using ScheduledEnqueueTimeUtc to be either modified or deleted.

                              Being able to peek a future message is great but not being able to change it or at least delete it from the queue is really causing problems. Simple things like accidently putting an incorrect future date cannot be fixed.

                              This would seem to be something anyone using ScheduledEnqueueTimeUtc would really want to have.

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                              • Add monitoring tiles for the Azure Dashboard

                                Please create some tiles that can be added to an Azure Dashboard.
                                We have big screens in the office monitoring every bit of our Azure infrastructure from SQL DTU, CPU of Servers and Azure Storage however Azure Service Bus does not have a single tile or a single graph that we can add to the dashboard to help us monitor it.
                                All the other teams (especially SQL and VM) have great Dashboard Graphs and Tiles.

                                33 votes
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                                • Event Hub Encryption

                                  Provide the ability to have Event Hub do a behind the scenes encryption. Something similar to Azure SQL TDE where we can check a box and the Event Hub is encrypted at rest.

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                                  • Should be able to "Stop" any service, including Event Hubs, Queues, etc.

                                    Please include "Stop" as a feature of any service that "runs." You can stop a VM, App Services and Stream Analytics jobs. Why not a SQL Database, DocumentDB, IoT Hub, EventHub, etc? Heck, should be able to Stop a Resource Group, which obviously would stop every service within.

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                                    • Workflow Manager 1.0 on Azure Service Bus

                                      Let WFM 1.0 to be configured to use Azure Service Bus and not only local Service Bus

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                                      • Autoscale Premium Service Bus when updating

                                        When the Host VM is being updated, I would like to have my Message Units automatically scaled up to account for any performance degradation.

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                                        • Safely receive top peeked message if it is not locked

                                          If you call the Peek() method and identify that the top message is a message that you wish to receive, and then you subsequently call receive, receive will return whatever message is determined to be the next "available" message (the top one that doesn't already have a lease lock), which may not be the message that appeared at the top of the the peek results. It would be nice to have a way to receive the specific message that was previously seen at the top of the peek results. This could be done with a receive method that accepts a…

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