Microsoft Integration Architects (MIA) Charter

Charter: Microsoft Integration Architects (MIA) is a community organization for all users, developers, administrators and other related professionals around the Microsoft integration stack, including, but not limited to BizTalk Server, App Fabric, Azure, etc.

1. Provide a forum for learning uses, best practices and lessons learned around a complete Microsoft integration strategy

2. To identify Subject Matter Experts around MS Integration in the Atlanta area

3. Create a community for developers to access knowledge around enterprise deployments

4. Help developers and architects understand the trade-offs made when selecting one technology over another.

5. Allow companies to highlight successes through cases studies and technical demonstrations.

MIA Board Members:

Karl Rissland - Microsoft

Mark Rowe - DocAuto,, aLineofCode

Julie Smith - Innovative Architects

Michael Smyth -  CTS, Inc.

Mark Ewald - Trendsys

Steve Hubbartt -  Southern Company

Former Board Members:

Cara Turano - CTS, Inc.

Eric King - Unum

Jeff Jones  - Innovative Architects

John Glisson - Innovative Architects

Meeting Frequency/Location:

Each Event will state the location, the events are held on the Third Thursday of each month, except the months of Code Camp and December!

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  • July 16 · 6:30 PM

    EDI 101 with BizTalk

    33 Microsoft Integration Architects | 4.00

    This session, presented by Alan Ware, will be an introductory session to demonstrate how (easy it is) to implement an EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) integration... Learn more
  • June 18 · 6:30 PM

    Introduction to Informatica

    17 Microsoft Integration Architects

    with Prabir Bhattacharyya  and Jeff Shue This overview of Informatica will focus on an overview of the ETL Tool Informatica and will feature live demos. Topics covered:... Learn more
  • April 16 · 6:30 PM

    Hands on Labs -- Azure

    41 Microsoft Integration Architects | 5.00

    Have you heard about the power and flexibility of working with Azure, but haven't been able to get up to speed? Would you like to have instruction, support and materials... Learn more
  • March 19 · 6:30 PM

    Introduction to SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)

    38 Microsoft Integration Architects | 4.50 | 1 Photo

    Continuing the"Back to our Roots" theme, SQL Server MVP Ed Watson brings us Introduction to SQL Server Integration Services. This will be an introductory session on... Learn more
  • February 19 · 6:30 PM

    Introduction to BizTalk!

    35 Microsoft Integration Architects | 4.50

    with John Glisson from Innovative Architects. Let's get back to our roots of the Microsoft Integration Architecture group. IA's John will give us a broad overview and... Learn more
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