Submitting Documents Via the IInterchange Interface

Documents targeted for BizTalk Server must be transmitted to the server in some way. The appropriate submission method depends on the architecture of the source application and the requirements of the overall business process. You may choose from any of the following delivery protocols:

  • HTTP—Hypertext Transport Protocol

  • HTTPS—Secure HTTP

  • MSMQ—Microsoft Messaging Queue

  • SMTP—Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

  • File—File-based transmissions

  • COM/DCOM—Direct submissions via the Component Object Model or Distributed Component Object Model

With the exception of using COM/DCOM, the preceding approaches do not directly initiate BizTalk Server processing; they simply provide a means of transportation for messages. ...

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