Stephen W. Thomas

If you need Microsoft-based Integration assistance, have questions, or already have a Microsoft Azure Integration or BizTalk -based project in the works, reach out to me! Let me help ensure the project is a success.

Stephen W. Thomas

If you need Microsoft-based Integration assistance, have questions, or already have a Microsoft Azure Integration or BizTalk -based project in the works, reach out to me! Let me help ensure the project is a success.

About Me

Hi. My name is Stephen W. Thomas. I am a delivery-focused Azure Integration Architect specializing in complex Logic Apps, BizTalk Server, and Hybrid Integration solutions.

I live in Austin, Texas but travel all over the world as needed by
my clients!

Project Experience

  • BizTalk 2000 through 2020
  • Azure Logic Apps
  • Azure Service Bus
  • Azure Functions
  • Azure DevOps
  • Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS).

Industry Experience

  • Healthcare
  • Legal & Judicia
  • Insurance
  • Retail

Stephen W. Thomas

Azure Integration Architect

Work Experience

Experience and Past Projects

Other Experience Include

  • Hybrid Microsoft Integration Solutions between Cloud and On-Prem
  • Building Azure Logic App and Service Bus solutions
  • Architecting large scale, mission-critical on-premises and cloud solutions
    using BizTalk Server, Logic Apps, and other Azure Technologies
  • Windows Azure Logic Apps, API Apps, Service Bus, and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
  • Optimizing performance at both the code and server level for BizTalk Server
  • Setting up continuous integration and nightly builds for BizTalk Server Developing Orchestrations, Schema, Pipelines, and Maps
  • Working with BizTalk ESB Toolkit and creating custom components
  • Teaching BizTalk Administration and troubleshooting
  • Teaching on Azure IaaS and Windows Logic Apps
  • Mentoring and training client team members
  • Conference presentations

Core Skills

Microsoft BizTalk Server (over 20 years experience!)

Azure Service Bus

Architecting Hybrid Integration Solutions

Azure Functions

Azure Logic Apps

Azure DevOps

Microsoft BizTalk Server (over 20 years experience!)

Azure Functions

Architecting Hybrid Integration Solutions

Azure DevOps

Azure Logic Apps

Azure Service Bus

Community Activities

I am involved in the following Community Activities.

BizTalk and Windows Azure Community Founder and Contributor

I started BizTalkGurus.com back in 2005. I use it to host my blog, sample code, videos, and a community forum. With other 750,000 page views a year, BizTalkGurus.com is recognized as a go-to resource for most BizTalk developers.

BizTalk and Windows Azure Blog

I started my blog back in July of 2004 with a focus on BizTalk Server. Now with over 200 posts, I cover both BizTalk and Windows Azure.

Microsoft Community Forum Contributor

I am an active contributor in the MSDN Online Forums. I frequent the BizTalk and Windows Azure sites posting responses to questions and posting sample code.

Awards

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) 2005 Present

Online Profile: Link

Microsoft Azure Insider

I’m FAST on Windows Azure Entry

Entry: View

BizTalk 2006 Design Contest Entry – Winner Best SDK Example

BizTalk 2004 Design Contest Entry

Publications & Training

INTEGRATE 2018 – London, England – Breakout Session