Taiga.io

A lot of projects use a SCRUM-like approach or Kanban. Using Taiga.io you can create your online whiteboard with lanes, sticky notes, actors and so on. Very handy. You can create one private dashboard for free. Additional dashboards will be publicly accessible in the free edition, but obviously you can get a paid subscription. To…

Restore master secret key

Restoring the master secret key is no rocket science, you just have to make sure you do things right, otherwise your BizTalk environment will be corrupted. In the scenario at hand, I had a BizTalk environment with a separate BizTalk Server and a separate SQL Server. The BizTalk SSO feature is installed on SQL Server….

Open Source Tools

A while ago, I discussed open source software for Windows with a colleague. Multiple sites found. One of them: www.techsupportalert.com with 30 Essential Pieces Of Free (and Open) Software for Windows. Two tools I like to highlight: Freemind. Mind mapping software. Enables you to brainstorm and link together ideas quickly, creating “maps” of concepts similar…

API Connection SharePoint

If you have the requirement to store SharePoint documents using a specific account, you must make sure this account has access to the Azure Portal and the specific Azure subscription. In this example, I had a logic app UploadToSharePoint. Each logic app has a property API Connections. If you edit the API Connection for SharePoint,…

BizTalk service with WS-Security

To create a WCF Receive Location with WS-Security (messagesecurity with clientcredentialtype=”UserName”), you must first use the WCF Publishing Wizard. The WCF Publishing Wizard creates a WCF service in IIS. This WCF service has minimal configuration. That’s because the WCF service is coupled to a WCF receive location. In the WCF receive location the configuration is…