A Tale of Two Throttling States (6)

Over the past few weeks we’ve seen, in two completely separate environments, all host instances go to throttling state 6, which is defined as the host message queue size, the spool table size or the tracking table size exceeding the specified threshold.  In both cases, when I checked the message box counters in perfmon, the tracking table…

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Location of the BizTalk 2009 Redistributable CAB files

We’re in the midst of upgrade from BizTalk 2006 R2 to 2009 at my customer.  In this environment, only the developers’ workstations have internet access, so to install BizTalk 2009 on the servers, I have to download the redistributable CAB files manually, save them to a network share and specify their location during the upgrade process. The problem…

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Enumerating the AddLocal parameters for a quiet BizTalk installation

More adventures in scripting – I’ve been using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2010 to work on scripting server installations in our fledgling Hyper-V environment.  The goal of this process is both to be able to quickly stand up new environments for disaster recovery as well as eliminating infrastructure discrepancies when deploying across environments (no more “It worked on my box”…

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