Frends iPaaS Partners with Odycron to Facilitate BizTalk Migrations for SMEs and Enterprises in France Ahead of 2030 BizTalk’s End-of-Life

Frends iPaaS has formed a strategic partnership with Odycron, a leading technology solutions provider, to facilitate easier migrations from BizTalk to more modern integration platforms for French enterprises.

Polina Zyaparova


Polina Zyaparova

Marketing & PR at Frends

[Paris/France, March 26, 2024] - Frends iPaaS has formed a strategic partnership with Odycron, a leading technology solutions provider, to facilitate easier migrations from BizTalk to more modern integration platforms for French enterprises. This collaboration aims to simplify the migration process to modern integration platforms, ensuring a seamless transition for businesses relying on BizTalk Server, as Microsoft BizTalk nears its end of support in 2030.

In France, many enterprises are currently facing the challenge of migrating from the aging Microsoft BizTalk platform to newer, more agile integration solutions. The alliance between Frends iPaaS and Odycron seeks to alleviate these challenges by providing a combination of advanced tools, expertise, and support for efficient and effective migrations.

"Our partnership with Frends iPaaS marks a critical step forward in our mission to offer cutting-edge technology solutions," says Simplice Yemelong, CEO, Odycron Consulting. "Together, we are committed to providing businesses in France with the support and expertise needed to effortlessly migrate from Microsoft BizTalk to modern integration platforms, leveraging the advanced capabilities of Frends' platform and the specialized tools in the BizTalk Migration Toolkit."

Frends iPaaS, the only .Net and Microsoft Azure Stack iPaaS, brings to the partnership its robust suite of integration tools and services. These are designed to address complex integration challenges, facilitate digital transformation, and enable businesses to improve operational efficiency and foster innovation, while staying within the Microsoft ecosystem.

Juha Moisio, VP, Head of Global Partnerships at Frends Technology, shared, "This partnership with Odycron aligns with our mission to provide businesses with effective solutions for their integration challenges. Our low-code platform is specifically designed to ease the transition for enterprises moving from legacy systems like BizTalk to modern and scalable cloud-based solutions."

Odycron brings to the partnership extensive experience in supporting large companies with Middleware Microsoft BizTalk Server, Cloud iPaaS, Logic Apps, and Azure, boasting over 13 years of professional service to notable firms such as LVMH, Brinks, and BPCE. This experience is crucial in aiding businesses to maintain their IT operations smoothly during and after the migration process.

Alexis Vilarino, EMEA iPaaS Business Unit Manager, Odycron Consulting, highlights the importance of this collaboration, "Joining forces with Frends iPaaS enhances our capability to assist French businesses in upgrading their integration systems efficiently. Our expertise in BizTalk and Azure Integration Services positions us uniquely to offer comprehensive support throughout the migration journey, from initial planning to full implementation and optimization."

The partnership emphasizes the practical and technical aspects of migrating from BizTalk to Frends, highlighting the benefits of utilizing a platform that is compatible with Microsoft technologies, offers a low-code environment, and simplifies the integration and automation process.

For more information about the partnership and how it can benefit your business, please contact:

Simplice Yemelong

General Manager

+33 6 33 83 69 73


About Odycron

Odycron Consulting is a leading technology solutions provider, specializing in integration, automation, and digital transformation. With a commitment to delivering innovative and tailored solutions, Odycron enables businesses to achieve efficiency, agility, and growth. We help enterprise and SMEs (LVMH, Brinks France, BPCE) with an BizTalk MSP center to be more efficient in their BizTalk migrations and running operations.

About Frends Technology

Frends is a leading enabler of digitalization and business process automation, at the forefront of the world's leading iPaaS platforms. Frends iPaaS allows for the development, management, and security of all integrations and process automations on a powerful low-code platform.

Frends platform was established in Finland in 1988 and has snowballed in the Nordic region's domestic markets and internationally, with over 4000 customers in +16 countries. Currently, the Frends group comprises companies in Finland, Sweden, Poland, Germany, and Singapore.