O'Reilly logo

SOA Patterns with BizTalk Server 2013 and Microsoft Azure - Second Edition by Mahindra Morar, Colin Dijkgraaf, Johann Cooper, Mark Brimble, Richard Seroter

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Consuming WCF services without orchestration

There are plenty of scenarios where orchestration is an unnecessary addition to service bus processing. Recall that an orchestration's prime benefit is the injection of a stateful, sequential series of steps to message processing. If the "processing" of a message can consist solely of the core BizTalk messaging components (receive ports, send ports, pipelines, maps, and subscriptions), then a messaging-only solution is the way to go. A general rule among BizTalk architects is that you avoid orchestration and concentrate on pure messaging when at all possible. This isn't because orchestration is intrinsically bad but rather because many situations actually don't require the overhead and complexity of ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required