Chapter 5. Basic Messaging Solution

This chapter will walk through the first BizTalk solutions for Performance Racing Parts (PRP). These solutions will be messaging only, but leverage useful and expressive designs.

Pass thru messaging scenario

The IT Director at PRP decides that a quick and simple project with low risk is the best path forward with BizTalk. You review the project backlogs and find a request by the finance department to consolidate reports from the different ordering systems in the enterprise to a single file share. Currently, this is a manual job that often loses reports and takes time from IT staff to copy files; aspects that make it disliked by IT as well as finance. Initially, the idea was to write scheduled task scripts to copy ...

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