Monitoring a BizTalk environment was something that was often overlooked during BizTalk’s early years. As more organizations have invested in the platform, managing and monitoring BizTalk environments have become more and more important.
The purpose of this White Paper is to compare and contrast some of the capabilities that exist within the top two popular monitoring solutions (Microsoft’s System Center Operations Manager – SCOM and BizTalk360) and provide an independent view of the strengths and weaknesses of both the products for BizTalk Server Monitoring.
This white paper will help to:
Kent Weare and Steef-Jan Wiggers are both recognized as industry expert in BizTalk server area and both have adequate experience setting up both SCOM and BizTalk360.
Steef-Jan Wiggers has over 15 years’ experience as a technical lead developer, application architect and consultant, specializing in custom applications, enterprise application integration (BizTalk), Web services and Windows Azure. Steef-Jan is very active in the BizTalk community as a blogger, Wiki author/editor, forum moderator, writer and public speaker in the Netherlands and Europe. For these efforts, Microsoft has recognized him a Microsoft MVP for the past 5 years.