Newsletter - June 2016
Neuron ESB 3.5 Cumulative Update (CU) 4 Released!
Cumulative Update 4 is the culmination of the great customer feedback we've received since the original release of Neuron ESB 3.5. We use updates as an opportunity to deliver brand new capabilities to the Neuron ESB community, enabling the development of more complex, yet easy to manage solutions on the platform.
If you’re using Neuron ESB 3.5 today, please download the Cumulative Update 4 patch to update your existing installation. Current customers can obtain either the Patch or the full installation from the Neuron ESB Support website. If you are new to Neuron ESB, you can download the full installation from the Neuron ESB website. All the details of this release can be found in the Knowledgebase Article KB354-0531151.
Neuron ESB’s CU4 feature pack provides over 60 new features, enhancements, and connectors. The numerous enhancements include Swagger/API management, workflow, connectors and OAUTH integration. CU4’s host of new connectors for cloud-based tools and services include CertainSafe, NetSuite, Dropbox, Amazon, Marketo, Twilio, Apple Push Notifications and more.
Many more capabilities are included is this update, some of which include:
- OAuth Support
- Flat File Parser
- Swagger Support for REST APIs
- HTTP (REST) Endpoint Configuration
- Rabbit MQ Topics
- JSON Templates & Data Mapping
- New Workflow Activities
- New Monitoring & Service Broker Capabilities
- 11 New Connectors
- 100+ Product Fixes
Give Your REST APIs Some Swagger
Neuron ESB joins thousands of developers like you in one of the largest API tooling ecosystems in the world with full support for Swagger API representation. With the introduction of new repositories, access methods and a new HTTP Utility for declaring REST API’s for Neuron ESB’s Service Gateway, you’ll be standing up REST Services faster than ever with even fewer lines of code. Keep an eye on our Product Team Blog for more details.
Another Wave of NEW Connectors
The new connectors in Neuron ESB 3.5 CU4 bring the power of the cloud to your services. New connectors for NetSuite SRP to Microsoft Project, Marketo, Zuora, CertainSafe, Apple Push Notifications, Twilio, Amazon SQS, Dropbox and more hook your services up to the most used SaaS and PaaS products on the web.
Neuron ESB Connectors never cost extra and always reduce custom connectivity code.
OAuth Authorization, On-Premises and Off
The CU4 release introduces OAuth and Microsoft ADFS support for authorizing web service invocations. OAuth bearer tokens based on RFC 6750 are supported. The new Active Directory connector simplifies efforts to include your organization’s AD in your Neuron ESB integration infrastructure. Authentication is now a breeze using Neuron ESB.
Save Time and Money by Migrating from BizTalk Server to Neuron ESB!
Download our latest whitepaper to read what one company discovered about Neuron ESB:
- Reduced software licensing costs by approximately 12X
- Reduced annual support costs by 20X
- Reduced solution complexity by over 80%
- 8.5 X performance increase over BizTalk Server
More Than 60 New and Improved Features in CU4
Some of the enticing new features of this release include: TCP Port Sharing, which reduces operational and management complexity when running multiple instances of Neuron ESB. The new Flat File Parsing Wizard makes transforming flat files into XML a snap. And enhanced Rabbit MQ support means better performance and reliability, using it as your message transport plus much stronger failover and high availability than Rabbit MQ supports out-of-the-box.
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