Monthly Archives: June 2005

BizTalk Server 2004 – Document Normalization

I’ve decided to update and repost this from 2004 since I’ve gotten quite a few emails asking about schema generation, document normalization and “industry standard” schemas like cXML, xCBL and PIDX. In wood-working there is a time honored saying “Measure … Continue reading 

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BizTalk Server 2004 – Low Cost E-Learning Courses

Microsoft is offering some excellent, low cost E-Learning courses for BizTalk Server 2004 as well as some FREE E-Learning courses for Visual Studio 2005 and SQL Server 2005. I’ve taken a few and they are really excellent including the hands-on … Continue reading 

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Connected Systems Competition!

I’ve (finally) signed up for the Connected Systems Developer Competition in the Best implementation of a generic pattern (for example request/response) on the BizTalk Server platform category (gulp!). I’m going to be building an end-to-end example of the Message Broker … Continue reading 

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BizTalk Server 2004 – Three More Great Technical Articles

I’m Back! Sorry it’s been so long between posts but I’ve just returned from a long overdue family vacation in sunny Florida. I just missed the latest hurricane as well as TechEd 2005 while in Orlando. Oh well, there’s always … Continue reading 

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BizTalk Server 2006 – Release Date Announced

If you didn’t read my last post! The release date for BizTalk Server 2006 has been announced for the week of November 7th, 2005. [:(] Wrong Again! BizTalk Server 2006 is still scheduled to RTM during the 1st Quarter of … Continue reading 

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