Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected.
Let's begin our journey by investigating what BizTalk Server actually is, why to use it, and how to craft a running application. This chapter will be a refresher on BizTalk Server for those of you who have some familiarity with the product.
In this chapter, you will learn:
How to articulate BizTalk Server, when to use it, and how it works
To outline the role of BizTalk schemas, maps, and orchestrations
BizTalk messaging configurations
So what exactly is BizTalk Server, and why should you care about it? In a nutshell, Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 uses adapter technology to connect disparate entities ...