Training Courses

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PluralSight Courses

Azure Storage In-Depth This course provides deep and detailed coverage of the Windows Azure storage services. Advances topics will be covered using real-world scenarios.


Alan Smith

This webcast continues in the theme of calling business rules from .NET code. It demonstrates how a business rules policy can be published as a WCF service, increasing the reach of the rules policy to applications both in and outside the enterprise.

March 7 2011 Views: 179 Duration: 13:58
 
Alan Smith

This webcast continues from the webcast on calling business rules from .NET code. It demonstrates how tracking can easily be added to an application that calls business rules. This can be useful for debugging wow the rules are executing and also creating an audit trail for rule execution.

March 7 2011 Views: 87 Duration: 9:54
 
Alan Smith

This webcast will show how the BizTalk Server Business Rules Engine (BRE) can be called from a .NET application using the Rules API. Calling the rules engine in this way extends the reach of the BRE, allowing it to be used in scenarios independent of BizTalk Server.

March 7 2011 Views: 295 Duration: 17:07
 
Alan Smith

This webcast will take a detailed look at the Atomic Transaction shape in BizTalk orchestrations. The correct usage of the shape will be demonstrated along with some tips for reducing persistence and error handling.

October 4 2009 Views: 129 Duration: 31:26
 
Alan Smith

A look at the transaction and compensation model in BizTalk Server 2009. The code is based on the Service Aggregator orchestration, which is described in a previous webcast.

July 6 2009 Views: 120 Duration: 20:58
 
Alan Smith

A look at Custom XSLT mapping in BizTalk Server

May 14 2009 Views: 120 Duration: 21:41
 
Alan Smith

This webcast runs through the installation of the core BizTalk components in a multi server environment using Virtual PC images.

May 14 2009 Views: 117 Duration: 27:38
 
Alan Smith

This webcast is the third in a series looking at the service aggregator pattern in BizTalk Server 2009. The other webcasts are Service Aggregator and Orchestration Performance.

May 14 2009 Views: 97 Duration: 14:44
 
Alan Smith

Using transactions and parallel actions to increase orchestration performance.

May 14 2009 Views: 92 Duration: 16:50
 
Alan Smith

A basic orchestration pattern to call multiple services from a BizTalk orchestration.

May 14 2009 Views: 91 Duration: 25:21
 
Alan Smith

Using views in Business Activity Monitoring to track Sushi production.

May 14 2009 Views: 91 Duration: 23:44
 
Alan Smith

Using activities in Business Activity Monitoring to track Sushi consumption.

May 14 2009 Views: 111 Duration: 25:01
 
Alan Smith

Looking at correlation, activation and instance subscriptions and issues 'Zombie' messages

May 14 2009 Views: 102 Duration: 13:44
 
Alan Smith

A look at aggregating Sushi RFID tags with a sequential convoy orchestration.

May 14 2009 Views: 288 Duration: 22:28
 
Alan Smith

A simple demo of correlation in BizTalk Orchestrations.

May 14 2009 Views: 103 Duration: 16:06