The cloud, in general, is absolutely brilliant. It’s amazing how quickly you can put together some complex, scalable, and reliable solutions within a short period of time with very little upfront investment. It’s inevitable all of us are going to start using one or other services from our preferred cloud providers like Microsoft Azure, AWS, … Continue reading Moving to the cloud, uncontrolled cost and over budget disasters are waiting to happen
As an entrepreneur, you try to find inspiration and ideas from everywhere. Your mind is always open when you are watching a movie you admire the team effort and creativity when you go to a theme park like Disneyland with kids you admire the great leadership of Walt Disney in creating something unique during his … Continue reading How did a car purchase influence BizTalk360 pricing?
I started BizTalk360 4 years ago after getting frustrated by not having good tooling for BizTalk Server administration and monitoring. At that stage I was focused purely on listening to community and customer feedback, their pain points and slowly but steadily adding feature after feature into the product. It took nearly 18 months, before I … Continue reading Way Of Saying Thank You To Our Customers. 10% Discount Until End Of July 2015
You can download the entire article as a PDF document. Where is my BizTalk Server 2013 Developer Edition?. One of the question we normally hear in the community and with various BizTalk customers is “Where is my Developer Edition for BizTalk Server 2013”. In the past versions of BizTalk Server (2009, 2010 etc), there was a … Continue reading Where is my BizTalk Server 2013 Developer Edition?
Please note this is not official licensing document, this is based on our understanding, we added a lot of examples and diagrams to make life easy for people to understand the new licensing model. You should always refer to official Microsoft sources before making purchase decisions. Original Article Link: Pricing and Licensing Survival Guide With … Continue reading Understand BizTalk Server Licensing (2013 and above)
As you can see from the below picture, this is the bill we are going to pay for this month around £216.78 and we can see this growing by roughly £1.5 every hour. Even though it’s manageable amount you need to be aware things can go out of your control very soon. Still lot of … Continue reading Azure pricing, make sure you know what you are doing – Lessons learnt
Software pricing is always tricky, it’s all about how much someone is willing to pay for your product rather than what it cost to produce and support. Most of the time it’s either rolling the dice or finger in the air estimate. At BizTalk360 we didn’t quite do it that way, instead we conducted a … Continue reading Enterprise Software Pricing Challenges – Should we increase the price for BizTalk360?
Note: This is not a definitive guide, this is just my understanding based on the research I’ve done and based on response I received from the Microsoft Azure support centre for some of my queries. If you are planning to use AppFabric Service Bus, there are 3 different charges you need to be aware of … Continue reading Understand Azure AppFabric Service Bus Pricing