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React on Azure Data Lake Store Gen2 events!

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 has now support for Event Grid events, similar to Azure Blob Storage.  This is ideal to start processes automatically, based on certain events that happen within the Data Lake.  In my scenario, I want to process a file, when it is added to...

Azure Data Lake Gen2 Logic Apps connector!

Recently, I had the need to connect Logic Apps with Azure Data Lake Gen 2.  As there was no out-of-the-box connector available, I decided to create my own.  This blog explains how to install, configure and use the connector. Installation guide Navigate to my GitHub...

Be aware of the Logic Apps XML transform action!

This time a short blog, with an important message.  If you are using the XML transform action, my advice is to investigate whether the Transform options are applicable to your situation.  These options are hidden and not documented, so often forgotten. There are three...

My first findings on the Azure Key Vault connector

On Twitter, there was some noise about a new Logic Apps connector for Azure Key Vault.  As I love both of these Azure services, I was tempted to give it a try.  You can read here my first impressions. Operations The available operations are quite impressive.  I...

A first look at the Logic Apps mocking feature

Today, I discovered ‘by accident’ a brand new Logic Apps feature.  It’s the long-awaited mocking functionality, which is currently in preview.  Let’s give it a first try! Exploring the feature On every action, there’s now the option...

Complex transformations in Logic Apps

Recently, we faced the challenge to perform complex transformations in Logic Apps.  We had an EDIFACT D96A ORDER parsed into XML, that had to be transformed into a generic JSON Order format.  Let’s have a look what issues that we faced! Liquid templates are...