BizTalk Server 2006 Rolling Thunder #4: Developer Tools

Today is likely to be the hottest May 27th in Seattle weather history. Not bad for the day before a long weekend. I decided to take the day off and play in the garden and then realized I better get this done first.  This time around we have the new improvements in the developer tools for BizTalk…

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BizTalk Server 2006 Rolling Thunder #3: Business Activity Monitoring

There are lots of neat new features in BAM for 2006 including a brand new “out of the box” portal, BAM instrumentation for pipelines and alerts/notifications.  Check out the details here. Our development team is working really hard, as in 7 days a week hard, to complete the first ever Community Technical Preview (CTP) build of BizTalk Server 2006. …

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BizTalk Server 2006 Rolling Thunder #2: Adapter Enhancements

Here we go again.  This time learn all about the adapter enhancements in BizTalk Server 2006.  Details of the new POP3 adapter, the out of the box Windows Sharepoint Services adapter, enhancements in SMTP, MSMQ, MQSeries and finally enhancements to the HTTP and File adapters are included. Check it out with screenshots here. Stay tuned for more next week :).  Don’t forget…

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Take the updated BizTalk Server Certification before July 31st and Win Cool Prizes!

The BizTalk Team is pleased to announce the availability of the updated and improved “Exam 74-135: Developing E-Business Solutions Using Microsoft® BizTalk® Server 2004”. The BizTalk Server exam covers all aspects of BizTalk Server from the installation of BizTalk Sever to designing, implementing and deploying a BizTalk Server solution. Ø       Some of the questions are knowledge based and will…

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BizTalk Server 2006 Rolling Thunder #1: Setup and Migration

Two weeks late, after stunning rolling silence and a few people questioning directly and through my blog  whether I would actually get this done – we are finally ready to go! Between now and the big TechEd unveiling I’m going to regularly post BizTalk Server 2006 feature documents to my blog.  Remember its called BizTalk Server 2006 because…

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BizTalk and BPI at TechEd going out in force!

With Tech Ed less than a month away, I wanted to provide you an update on the Business Process and Integration portion of the Connected Systems Infrastructure track. I’d like to thank all of our partners for the huge amount of technical content on BizTalk Server at TechEd.  My favourite event will be the loadfest…

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