Monthly Archives: September 2007

Hmmm, random thoughts

Its kind of interesting.  Just scanning through a few articles and blog posts trying to jam as much into my head it would seem standalone BizTalk doesn’t fit the text book definition of an ESB.  In some ways BizTalk Server delivers a superset of … Continue reading

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BizTalk Server ESB

Looks like I might be getting stuck into a bit more R&D.  I’ve come to see an enterprise message bus type integration topology as being where BizTalk Server is going to add the most value in the organisation I’m currently contracted to.  We’re implementing … Continue reading

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XmlReader

I encountered some odd behaviour from the XmlReader today on a BizTalk project.  I’ve got a nice little helper method that rips through an xml document and aggregates all schema validation errors.  We use this for a number of projects … Continue reading

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BizTalk Server Sequential Convoy

Hmmm, not happy Microsoft.  I’ve been doing quite a lot of work with Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 of late.  I’m making steady progress on a BizTalk solution I recently took over that had some pretty serious design flaws.    I came across … Continue reading

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Nokia Smarphone Hacks

Got my copy of Nokia Smartphone hacks yesterday.  Only give it a 5/10.  Don’t bother wasting your money.  It doesn’t go into any real detail at all. 

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Nokia came to the party

I pinged an email to the Symbian dev program yesterday who were not accepting subscriptions for new developers on there site.  Hey presto, I get home tonight and find an email from the Symbian dev program welcoming me into the fold.  Time … Continue reading

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Phone finder

Hack hack hack…   ###################################### #Sniff SMS as they’re received, parse the content for a #tokenised string and return the GSM location details ###################################### import messagingimport locationimport inboximport e32 import appuifw   def SniffSMS(id):    e32.ao_sleep(0.1)    i=inbox.Inbox()    smsText = i.content(id)        … Continue reading

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