Connecting to SQL Server with MuleSoft AnyPoint 3.9

I usually write about SQL Server, but I thought I’d share my experience of using SQL Server from MuleESB. If you haven’t used Mule before, it’s an open-source ESB (enterprise service bus), which also has a paid-for Enterprise version. I’ve been using it since 2015 and have been impressed with how quickly we can create quite complex applications. It’s swift, easy to use and free if you use the community version; I also have some experience with Java, which helps. I tend to use Mule for applications that process web requests or when integrating with existing systems and SQL Server