About Saravana Kumar

Saravana Kumar is the Founder and CTO of BizTalk360, an enterprise software that acts as an all-in-one solution for better administration, operation, support and monitoring of Microsoft BizTalk Server environments.

Challenges in handling date and time in REST API and distributed web applications

One of the important thing we addressed in BizTalk360 version 7.8 (releasing Oct, 2014) is a mechanism to have consistent date and time handling. Handling date and time consistently may sound very obvious one, but it's pretty hard to get it right if Continue Reading...

BizTalk Innovation Day, Oslo – story of the day

This is a guest blog post by Sandro Pereira, one of the speakers of the event.  Sandro Pereira works as a BizTalk Consultant at Devscope. Over the last few years, Sandro has been working on integration scenarios and Cloud Provisioning Continue Reading...

"INTEGRATE – 2014"– Announcing the Global BizTalk Summit, Microsoft Campus, WA. Dec 3-5, 2014

UPDATE: The registration site is now open http://integrate2014.com/ We are super thrilled to announce the first global BizTalk summit called "INTEGRATE - 2014",  which will be held on the Microsoft campus, Redmond WA, December 3-5, Continue Reading...

Experience organising BizTalk Summit 2014, Australia

For a while we were planning to do an event in Australia, but the magnitude of arranging something on the other side of the planet was daunting and we couldn't persuade it for a long time. It all changed when Dean Robertson from Mexia consulting Continue Reading...

Our response to MuleSoft blog "10 Reasons to Walk from BizTalk"

Last week Aaron Landgraf from MuleSoft published a lengthy blog article "10 Reasons to Walk from BizTalk" trying to showcase MuleSoft is better than BizTalk. I felt some of the facts are completely wrong, misleading and one sided. I always welcome Continue Reading...

BizTalk360 version 7.5 released with throttling analyser, graphical flow, BRE viewer and Knowledgebase

As usual we are keeping our rhythm and momentum in bringing a new version with valuable features every 3-4 months once. We are delighted to announce the immediate availability of BizTalk360 version 7.5, anyone can just download and try it for free on Continue Reading...

BizTalk Server 2013 R2 upgrade – Reasons to upgrade/migrate from previous versions?

BizTalk Server 2013 R2 was released last week and one of the biggest questions lot of existing BizTalk Server customers have is whether to upgrade/migrate to 2013 R2 or stay in the current version. The answer to this question will depend on various Continue Reading...

4 big features added in BizTalk360 version 7.5 to make your life simple

This blog post is just a quick update on what we are working on for the past few months. We are pretty much ready, we are on final stage of QA verifying all the edge cases. Version 7.5 will be available by end of this month. Here are the 4 great Continue Reading...

Scenario based BizTalk Server Monitoring using BizTalk360

In a real world BizTalk server environment typically you'll have one or more set of BizTalk applications deployed. Examples include Real Time processing, Batch Processing, SAP Integration, Oracle Integration, Legacy Integration etc. Each set of Continue Reading...

Experience visiting and working at Microsoft IDC, Hyderabad for a week

Microsoft IDC (India Development Center), Hyderabad is one of the important location for Microsoft, as far as I know even though Microsoft have offices pretty much in every major country in the world, the product development happens only in 4 major Continue Reading...