Edit & Resubmit in Logic Apps

What to do if a message is invalid?  The default answer is mostly to make corrections at the source system and resend the messages.  But… What if the source system cannot resend those messages in the right format?  What if the source is a very important customer of yours and we're dealing with just-in-time orders?  … Continue reading Edit & Resubmit in Logic Apps


IP Restrictions in Logic Apps

Recently, I discovered a new tab for Logic Apps resources in the Azure portal, named Workflow Settings.  Workflow settings is a very generic name, but it's good to know that it includes additional access control configuration, through inbound IP restrictions.  There are two types of restrictions possible: on the runtime and on the run history.  … Continue reading IP Restrictions in Logic Apps

Variables in parallel for-each loops

During the past weeks, I received quite some questions about the behaviour of variables inside a non-sequential for-each loop.  It does not always behave as one might expect.  This post describes a potential issue you might encounter, explains the reason why and provides a solution to get it solved. The problem Let's consider the following … Continue reading Variables in parallel for-each loops

Inbound / outbound maps in Logic Apps!

BizTalk Server offers a great feature that both inbound (receive ports) and outbound maps (send ports) can be executed in dynamic fashion, depending on the message type of the message.  This message type is defined as rootNodeNamespace#rootNodeName.  Below, you can find an example of a receive port configured with several inbound maps. When migrating parts … Continue reading Inbound / outbound maps in Logic Apps!

My two cents on the Logic Apps pricing model!

Since begin November, a new pricing model has been introduced for Azure Logic Apps.  You can find the details over here.  This blog contains my personal opinion on the updated pricing model, based on the feedback I receive from (potential) customers I get in touch with, during my day-to-day job. The pricing model! Within Logic … Continue reading My two cents on the Logic Apps pricing model!

Use Liquid templates in Logic Apps

As explained in a previous post, Logic Apps has already some basic actions to transform objects and arrays.  However, from the moment transformation between JSON objects becomes more complex, it turns out to be insufficient.  That's why the brand new Liquid template feature has been released recently.  Let's check out how it works! Liquid? Liquid … Continue reading Use Liquid templates in Logic Apps

Deploying long running Logic Apps

Recently I received some questions about deploying long running Logic Apps. Before providing an answer, I double-checked if my thoughts were correct. Deployment statements My answer contained the following statements: A new version of a Logic App can be deployed, when there are old versions running. A Logic App completes in the (potentially old) version … Continue reading Deploying long running Logic Apps

Logic Apps Live Recap – September 27, 2017

This post contains a recap of the (almost) monthly Logic Apps Live webcast.  In case you missed it or you don’t want to watch the complete session, you can find here the most important highlights!  Watch the complete recording over here. What’s new? Azure Security Center has now playbooks, which are actually Logic Apps being triggered from … Continue reading Logic Apps Live Recap – September 27, 2017