Monthly Archives: August 2006

BizTalk Server 2006: Deployment Speed Rocks!

This is one of those good news, great news posts! Yesterday I found myself needing to make a vital change to one of the maps running in our "Invoice Processing" BizTalk application but I couldn't find a significant window of time when … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server 2007: Max Starts Blogging!

In my last post which listed a number of great new Commerce Server posts I forgot to mention that Max Akbar [MSFT] – Product Manager (Maxter Chief) has started blogging with a vengeance! Commerce Server and Windows Sharepoint Services Everything … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server 2007: Some Great New Posts!

Now that the Commerce Server development team has shipped their flagship product, they’ve started to publish some great new posts about using Commerce Server 2007. If you don’t already subscribe to these blogs, you really should!   Nihit Kaul [MSFT] – … Continue reading 

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BizTalk Server 2006: Creating Output Nodes Conditionally

I’ve decide to update and repost several BizTalk development tips after getting quite a few email questions on mapping. Please keep those questions coming! I recently needed to find a way to create output nodes conditionally using the BizTalk Server … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server 2007: MOM Pack Now Available

For those of you currently deploying Commerce Server 2007, Microsoft has recently released their new Commerce Server 2007 Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 Pack better known as a MOM Pack! If you’re already using MOM 2005, this is a great way … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server 2007: Technical Overview Whitepaper

Microsoft has recently released their Microsoft Commerce Server Technical Overview document packed full of excellent information for those of you evaluating Commerce Server 2007. [tags: Commerce Server]

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BizTalk Server 2006: Conditional Output Node Magic!

I’ve decide to update and repost several BizTalk development tips after getting quite a few email questions on mapping. Please keep those questions coming! One issue that always comes up when creating output nodes conditionally is how to determine the … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server 2007: Development Tip #9 – Shipping Addresses

Sometimes You Have to Write Some Code! That’s right. You heard me. Sometimes you have to roll up your sleeves and write some code. Even using Commerce Server 2007! I’ve been pretty amazed how full featured and complete Commerce Server … Continue reading 

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Commerce Server RoadMap Online!

For all of you in the press that still doubt Microsoft’s commitment to e-commerce applications and Commerce Server, please take note! Commerce Server Roadmap “With Commerce Server 2007 we feel we have delivered an outstanding product for enterprise customers and … Continue reading 

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BizTalk Server 2006: Changing the Outbound Namespace Prefix

I’ve decided to revise and repost this after seeing a question about this in the microsoft.public.biztalk.general newsgroup. I’ve run into an interesting requirement to make sure my outbound xml file uses a specific namespace prefix. Since the BizTalk mapper always generates xml … Continue reading 

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