Call for Speaker – Data Factory

At Integration Monday we are currently looking to add some more sessions to our schedule over the coming months covering areas around Azure Data Factory and ETL, ELT type scenarios implemented with Azure. If you would be interested in talking about this on our webinars please use the below form…

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Logic App Service Window

Ive recently added an article to the integration playbook which is available on the below link. I discuss how to implement a service window pattern with Azure Logic Apps https://www.integration-playbook.io/docs/implement-a-service-window-with-logic-apps

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Service Bus + Terraform

I have worked with Azure Service Bus for years and one of the biggest challenges was always how to manage change on the Queues and Topics within a Service Bus Namespace. You could use a tool like Service Bus Explorer to manually make the changes, but this approach is manual and error prone….

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APIM – Centralised or Decentralised

Ive just added a new article to the integration playbook to discuss centralised vs decentralised APIM https://www.integration-playbook.io/docs/centralised-or-decentralised-apim

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Integration Playbook – Azure Governance with Allowed Resource Type Policy

Ive recently just added a section to the Integration Playbook talking about how architects can apply governance to their Azure Estate by looking at azure policies https://www.integration-playbook.io/docs/azure-policy-allowed-resources

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User Groups and Community in and around the North East

In 2019 I decided to try and get out and about a bit more and to start exploring what there is these days in terms of IT community around the local area.  Newcastle Power BI User Group The Power BI user group is a new group started in 2019 and…

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Serverless 360 eBook

My recent webinar about how I was using Serverless 360 has been converted into an ebook. Its available here:

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Serverless 360 Composite App Treeview

I submitted a feature request to Saravana/Arun recently with requirements for a treeview to help me better understand my serverless estate and to manage it in Serverless 360. I also wrote a post for their blog about how cool the feature is and how it helps me:

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Microsoft Power Platform at Newcastle Power BI User Group

Recently I was asked by the team that run the Newcastle Power BI meetup to run a session which would help the audience to understand where Power BI fits in the ecosystem Microsoft has created around the Business Application Platform. I talked about the high level product positioning, also discussed…

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Persistence and Recoverability on the Microsoft Platform

Recently I added an article to the integration playbook which compares the different approaches used for Durability, Persistence and Retry across the various microsoft technologies such as BizTalk, Logic Apps, Event Grid, Event Hubs, Service Bus Messaging and Functions You can read more here – https://www.integration-playbook.io/docs/durable-messaging-on-the-microsoft-platform

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