June 2009 Entries

Slow File Receive

I encountered a problem a few days ago with files not being picked from a receive location. The configuration was very simple, a two node group with a file receive location pointing at a share on a windows 2003 server in a different domain. The volume of files being dropped for collection by BizTalk wasn't high - about ten per minute. The behaviour was; files collected very slowly - say one file every five minutes. If I re-started the host instance then all the remaining files would be collected ......