BizTalk Server Roadmap

The next release of BizTalk Server will be BizTalk Server 2010 R2, which will focus on three primary themes: BizTalk On-Premise BizTalk on Azure IaaS  BizTalk on Azure PaaS All the capabilities will have seamless connectivity between each other. Benefits: Seamlessly connect with Azure artifacts, enable hybrid scenarios and access on premise LOB systems from…


BTS: BizTalk 2006 to BizTalk 2010 migration : Executing EDI Party Migration Tool

Follow the steps below to execute EDI Party Migration Tool in case you are not running the tool from CD drive but are trying to execute using the ISO image: The tool has to be exectuted from the BizTalk 2006 R2 machine with OS. Copy the “MSI\Program Files\Schemas” folder and the dependent dlls from the…


BTS: BizTalk 2006 to BizTalk 2010 migration: All about Legacy SQL Adapter and migrating it to WCF SQL Adapter

  These steps needs to be performed once you have successfully migrated BizTalk 2006 solution to BizTalk 2010 solution. Legacy SQL Adapter is configured to Stored Procedure which has SELECT and INSERT statements. Update Gram INSERT  Issue # 1 WCF SQL adapter: Need to change to Strongly Typed Stored Procedure in case the default one…

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BTS: BizTalk 2006 to BizTalk 2010 migration: An alternate for Xml UpdateGrams

  ADO.NET Entity Framework – Overview The ADO.NET Entity Framework enables developers to create data access applications by programming against a conceptual application model instead of programming directly against a relational storage schema. The goal is to decrease the amount of code and maintenance required for data-oriented applications. Entity Framework applications provide the following benefits:…


BizTalk Server Operations Guide released!

I wanted to let everyone know that the BizTalk Operations Guide has been released. The guide can be downloaded from here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=5251f103-329d-4f8d-95b5-64f99f2f6dfc&DisplayLang=en. It’s a great resource on configuration, planning BizTalk for Scalability, Disaster Recovery and contains related Best Practices.      

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