Microsoft BizTalk Server is a server product for Business Process Management and Enterprise Application Integration, developed by Microsoft.

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What is Microsoft BizTalk actually used for?

I've been given the job of setting up a Microsoft BizTalk staging server for our developers to test some integration for a client. The catch is, I have no idea what BizTalk is, what it does, or what ...
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How can one recover SSO from a disaster?

I am trying to test recovery from a disaster, but feel the SSO part is like a Catch 22 situation. I cannot get it to work. We have a DB cluster where SSO is also a clustered service, just like the ...
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BizTalk server 2009 installation

I'm trying to install BizTalk Server 2009 on one of our servers. I am reading through the installation guide and I can't believe the Microsoft Office Excel 2007 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 are ...
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How is BizTalk's support for X12N standards?

If you're using a BizTalk solution for any X12N EDI transactions, how well has its support for 270/271, 276/277 etc. worked for 4010 and/or 5010?
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BizTalk 2009 Visual Studio 2008 Deployment error

I'm currently trying out BizTalk 2009 for the first time. I'm by no means a BizTalk user/expert. The installation was quite a lengthy process but sticking to the Microsoft checklist, everything ...
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What is the best practice for dealing with BizTalk 2010 Service Pack and Cumulative Updates?

What is the recommend approach in regards to applying BizTalk 2010 Service Packs and Cumulative Updates? i.e. should the latest cumulative update be applied regardless whether experiencing issues or ...
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Licensing and Editions of Microsoft BizTalk and SQL for Development, QA, Stage vs Production [duplicate]

My question is similar to this one, but I am gearing mine more toward which edition to use. In the past places I've worked, these decisions were made by other teams, and now I'm being asked to ...
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Order of BizTalk 2006 SP1 Install

I'm installing BizTalk 2006 R2 and will create a new BizTalk group. Does it matter if I install SP1 before or after creating the new group? If I install it before creating the group, I assume the ...
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IBM Websphere MQ Server alternatives

Are there any alternatives to IBM Websphere MQ Server for Windows? We need to access a remote Queue Manager that doesn't support client connections (only Queue Manager to Queue Manager). I've noticed ...
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log shipping of biztalk database on SQL server 2008 standard edition

I want to do log shipping for biztalk databases on SQL server 2008 standard edition (server A) to another SQL server 2008 standard edition (server B). I was told that for biztalk, logshipping is not ...
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Evaluating new EDI systems

Existing EDI communications / generation handled by a mix of the following products; CLEO (VLTrader) for AS2 & FTP communication with VAN and customers. Emanio (Trading Partners Workgroup) ...
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BizTalk MQSC adapter configuration error & IBM WebSphere MQ Client V6.0

I'm having trouble configuring the MSQC adapter for BizTalk Server 2006. At the moment I'm getting the following error when setting up a receive location or send port: The adapter "MQSC" raised an ...
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Possible to run BizTalk 2006 and 2009 on same server?

Have you ever tried running instances of BizTalk 2006R2 and BizTalk 2009 on the same server? If yes: were you able to do so without using virtualization? Any feedback you can provide would be ...
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Command or tool to display list of connections to a Windows file share

Is there a Windows command or tool that can tell me what users or computers are connected to a Windows fileshare? Here's why I'm looking for this: I've run into issues in the past where our ...
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A colleague claims BizTalk is slow and should not be used [closed]

A colleague claims BizTalk is slow and should not be used. He argues that he has never heard anything positive about BizTalk, that it is slow and that customers using it wants to replace it with ...
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SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition in Hyper v client

I am running Hyper V with a 3 servers. I added a new server with Biztalk 2006 R2 and it requires SQL Server. Can I install the SQL Server 2005 Developer's edition? Whould this cause a hugh performance ...
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Seeking Information regarding EDI [closed]

I'm not sure if this is a correct place, but I can't think of another to ask this. I've been looking for about 2 weeks to figure out where I can find information about EDI software and infrastructure. ...
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SQL server- process blocked by -2

I have a Windows server 2003 which has Biztalk Server 2006 enterprise Edition and SQL server 2005 on it. I have had messages like process blocked by -2 in SQL server logs on the same server. I tried ...
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BizTalk Message Tracking not working

We have a new BizTalk instance set up, and have Message Tracking enabled on some events. The Tracked Message Events appear in the query, but trying to open the details results in this error message: ...
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Windows Server 2003 Is there a limit on number of TCP connections per process?

We are running into issues with BizTalk host instance intermittently going down. One of the things that we are worried about is the number of FTP connections a single host instance is making which ...
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Biztalk 2009 install help

I try to install Biztalk2009, with SQL 2008R2CTPNov, on Win Server 2008. I'm blocked at the configuration step "groups" : [19:22:18 Info Configuration Framework]Configuring feature: WMI [19:22:18 ...
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Biztalk 2009 Host Integration Adapters

I have installed BizTalk 2009, it's working fine. Then I installed Host Integration Server 2009 from the BizTalk CD. Now, how do I install or find the BizTalk Adapters that related to Host ...
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Biztalk 2010 BAM on SQL Server 2014

While running Biztalk 2010 Configuration targeting my local PC with MS SQL Server 2014, the BAM Tools indicate that it is unable to find "Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP1 or later" on the machine. I've ...
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Table used for maining record of alerts generated by BizTalk360

what is the name of table where the alert generated by bizTalk360 gets stored ?? I want to monitor receive location with the help of bizTalk360 and then by querying the place where these alerts are ...
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migrate plus move existing biztalk server database from sql server 2008 R2 to sql server 2012

we are planning to move biztalk database from one place to another as well as upgrade the sql server. the initial database is in sql server 2008 R2 and target is sql server 2012. but the thing is ...
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Can i use SCOM 2007 R2 to re-enable Biztalk Receive Locations that are disabled?

If we have a BizTalk Receive locaction that has been disabled, can we use SCOM to automatically re-enable the receive locations?
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BizTalk/MQ - DCOM was unable to communicate with the computer xxx using any of the configured protocols

I've read the other questions on this same error, but don't see a close match to this scenario. We got 18 of these last night between 12:17:13 and 12:39:37 on Win 2008/R2. It caused us to lose ...
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How to do safely test Biztalk app by manipulating the Windows OS system time w/o breaking the Active Directory?

i have a biztalk - window service tied middleware application which talks to other system. recently we had a request to test for scenarios which relates to the date. as we have a lot of places in ...
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Exchange server rule to export incoming mail attachments to external folder

I wrote a question in Stackoverflow and they referenced me here, I hope you can help me. I would like to make an Exchange Server Rule in order to export incoming mail attachments to a scpecific ...
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BizTalk monitoring (No Mothering)

It doesn't look like many people are running BizTalk here, but for those of you that are, what are you doing to monitor your servers? We are running 2006 R2. MOM is a 4 letter word in my environment ...
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BizTalk Server 2009 highly available configuration

I am setting up a BizTalk 2009 Server production environment and I wonder if this tutorial: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc558972(BTS.10).aspx is still fairly accurate for an installation ...