Over he last couple of months a number of intresting things have hit the streets around BizTalk 2006.
New BPM Site Launched
A new Business Process Management (BPM) site was recently launched by Microsoft at www.microsoft.com/bpm.
Visit this site to learn how integrated, easy to use business process management solutions from Microsoft make it possible for organizations of all sizes to increase sales, reduce costs, optimize existing customer and supplier relationships, and recognize and react quickly to changing conditions to gain a real business advantage.
A set of comprehensive information about adapters is provided at LOB Adapters. It describes how adapters are used in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 and how to configure adapter handlers, send ports, and receive locations for each adapter. It provides batching support information to help you understand and use the native adapters in your BizTalk 2004 solution. Full documentation is provided for all LOB adapters.
Working with adapters
Microsoft BizTalkServer 2006 provides a rich collection of adapters that enable your application to connect to a wide variety of systems. Adapters use various communication standards to exchange messages from different endpoints such as file systems or business applications. BizTalk Server 2006 provides native adapters for communicating with files, EDI, FTP, HTTP, MSMQ, MQSeries, SMTP, POP3, SOAP, SQL Server, Windows SharePoint Services, and others. Located at Adapter Support
BizTalk 2006 Code Samples
This page provides links to BizTalk Server 2006 samples designed and built by the BizTalk Server product team. These code samples were designed in response to input from BizTalk Server developers, and they are updated regularly with new content based on the top requests Microsoft receives, so check back often to see what's new. Code Samples
Previously posted at blog.Solidsoft.com