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Using Functoids in the BizTalk 2013 Mapper

by Dan Toomey

This course presents a deep-dive exploration of the BizTalk Mapper toolbox, especially the powerful built-in components that enable complex message transformations via a drag 'n' drop design grid.

What you'll learn

The Mapper is one of the keystone tools included with BizTalk Server 2013, featuring an intuitive graphical design interface for constructing message transformations. Included with the Mapper is a comprehensive set of drag 'n' drop components, called Functoids, which assist in performing complex operations on the data and the message structure. This course presents a deep-dive exploration of these components and will greatly assist developers in leveraging the powerful capabilities they afford.

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About the author

A Principal Consultant for Mexia, Dan is a Microsoft MVP (Azure), a Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MSCE), and a Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist (MCTS) in BizTalk Server 2010. An enterprise integration specialist, Dan founded the Brisbane BizTalk User Group in 2005 and currently leads the Brisbane Azure User Group. He’s also a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT). During his many years of experience in the Australian IT industry, he has helped a number of large private and government ... more

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