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Message Re-sequencing using Azure Functions and Table storage

Message re-sequencing  is another integration pattern used to rearrange messages received out-of-order and back into the original sequence again. Well you may ask yourself why is this pattern is so important in todays world of messaging systems. As the integration … Continue reading

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Content based message routing using Azure Logic Apps, Function and Service Bus

Content Based Routing (CBR) is another pattern used in the integration world. The contents of the message determines the endpoint of the message. This article will describe one option to develop this pattern using an Azure Service Bus, an Azure … Continue reading

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Itinerary based message routing using Azure Logic Apps and Service Bus Actions

This is another integration pattern used quite extensively in the integration world. It is used when a message is required to be routed to several endpoints in a particular order using some form of routing list. Depending on your business … Continue reading

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Integration Scatter-Gather pattern using Azure Logic Apps and Service Bus

Recently I have taken a role as the Integration Architect and tech lead for a project to integrate messaging between MS Dynamics 365  AX/CRM and 3rd party systems. This was a huge solution that took over 10 months to design … Continue reading

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Using an Azure APIM Policy to call an OAuth endpoint and cache the token

Recently I have been involved as the Integration Architect and tech lead for a project to integrate between MS Dynamics 356  AX/CRM and 3rd party systems. One of the challenges was to provide single endpoints for internal systems calling web … Continue reading

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APIM backup & restore using Azure Automation Services

In this post I will describe the steps of using PowerShell scripts to backup APIM and using the Automation service to schedule the backup every month. The restore function also allows you to restore  APIM into another resource group or … Continue reading

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Enforcing Ordered Delivery using Azure Logic Apps and Service Bus

When consuming messages from an Azure service bus the order may not be guaranteed due to the brokered based messaging scheme where multiple consumers can consume messages from the bus. Sure you can force the Logic App to execute as … Continue reading

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