About me

Steef-Jan is a Microsoft MVP, blogger, author and frequent public speaker. He has over 15 years of experience as a technical lead developer and application architect, specializing in custom applications, enterprise application integration (BizTalk), Web services and Windows Azure. He works for Macaw The Netherlands as Principal Consultant.

Steef-Jan has faced integration challenges in a diverse range of industries, where he has done architecting, designing, developing, and supporting sophisticated and innovative software using many different Microsoft technologies and products.

Steef-Jan is author of the “BizTalk Server 2010 Cookbook” (Packt Publishing, 2012), and was technical reveiwer of the “BizTalk Server 2010 Patterns” (Packt Publishing, 2011), “(MCTS): Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 (70-595) Certification Guide” (Packt Publishing, 2012), “Getting Started with BizTalk Services” (Packt Publishing 2014), and “(MCTS): Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 (70-595) Certification Guide 2nd Edition” (Packt Publishing, 2014) .

He lives in Holland and is married to Lian and has three lovely children Stan, Ellis and Cato. Last but not least his is accompanied by his faithful English Cocker Spaniel Barry.

Steef-Jan is a certified MCDBA, MCSD, MCSD.NET, MCSA, MCAD, MCTS: BizTalk Server BizTalk Server 2006, BizTalk Server 2006 R2, BizTalk Server 2010 and the BizTalk Server 2013 Assessment.

My email address: steefjan@msn.com, feel free to contact me or leave a comment to a post on this blog.

Steef-Jan Wigger MVP

About This Blog

This blog is a place for me to write and share useful notes about Enterprise Integration (BizTalk Server, BizTalk Services, Azure App Services, API Management, Logic Apps, Service Bus and so on), .Net, tools, links, articles, sample code and experiences that are related to my work, hoping to be interesting for some.

Most Valuable Professional (MVP)

Award Name Area of Expertise Date
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Azure 2016
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Azure 2015
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2014
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2013
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Microsoft Integration 2012
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2011
Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) BizTalk 2010



Microsoft Certifications & MSDN Profile

Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)

Certification/Version Date
Microsoft Professional Program for Data Science
Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist: Microsoft BizTalk Windows® Server 2010 07/04/2011
Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist: Biztalk Server 2006 R2, Custom Applications 12/31/2009
Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist: Biztalk® Server 2006, Custom Applications 02/06/2007
Microsoft® Certified Solution Developer for Microsoft .NET 09/22/2003
Microsoft® Certified Systems Administrator on Microsoft Windows® 2000 07/29/2003
Microsoft® Certified Application Developer for Microsoft .NET 02/03/2003
Microsoft® Certified Database Administrator on Microsoft SQL Server® 2000 04/19/2002
Microsoft® Certified Solution Developer: Microsoft Visual Studio® 6.0 05/01/2001
Microsoft® Certified Professional 11/30/1999
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