BizTalk Server 2013 // BIZ210

BizTalk 2013 Developer Immersion

Go from Zero-to-Sixty in only 5 days. Learn the nuance and intricacies of BizTalk Server development. After five days of intense hands-on BizTalk 2013 training, developers will gain the core skills required to create enterprise-level integration and business process automation solutions using BizTalk Server 2013.

Course Description

This course provides a thorough guide through all aspects of integration application development using BizTalk Server, including new features for BizTalk Server 2013 such as: running BizTalk applications in the cloud (IaaS), integrating with RESTful services, and integrating with cloud-based services on Windows Azure. Become a valuable member of any BizTalk development team by taking the course with the most up-to-date and most relevant content available.

The BizTalk 2013 Developer Immersion training offers developers much more advanced content than the Microsoft Official Curriculum for BizTalk Server (MOC 2933), or any other competing course. This course content includes instructor-led presentation materials, classroom demonstrations, challenging hands-on labs, and an electronic workbook containing notes and links to additional online resources.


This course is intended for:

  • Developers - learn to build & deploy BizTalk integration & business process applications.
  • Solutions Architects - learn to design & plan BizTalk enterprise solutions.
  • Systems Evaluators – gain a comprehensive understanding of BizTalk Server capabilities & toolsets.


No prior BizTalk Server experience required.


At course completion, students will be able to:

  • Deploy & manage a BizTalk application
  • Automate deployment using MSIs & scripts
  • Create & configure XML & flat-file Schemas
  • Process EDIFACT/X12/HIPAA message types
  • Transform messages using maps
  • Manipulate data using Functoids
  • Enable message routing & processing using receive & send ports
  • Monitor message processing
  • Create & configure pipelines to process XML, flat-file, & EDI data
  • Create orchestrations to automate critical business processes
  • Implement orchestration patterns such as correlation & direct-bound ports
  • Integrate with ASMX, WCF, PHP, JAVA, and REST services
  • Implement a variety of protocol & LOB adapters
  • Integrate with trading partners & applications using EDI
  • Develop Business Rules Engine (BRE) policies
  • Enable Business Activity Monitoring (BAM)
  • Run BizTalk Server applications in the Windows Azure cloud


Module 1: Introduction to BizTalk Server

  • What Is BizTalk Server?
  • The BizTalk Server Development Environment
  • Lab: Examining a BizTalk Application

Module 2: Creating Schemas

  • Introduction to BizTalk Schemas
  • Creating XML Schemas
  • Creating Schemas for Non-XML Messages
  • Lab: Creating BizTalk Schemas

Module 3: Creating Maps

  • Creating a BizTalk Map
  • Manipulating Data using Functoids
  • Lab: Transforming Data using BizTalk Maps

Module 4: Deploying BizTalk Applications

  • Deployment Fundamentals
  • Deploying Assemblies
  • Working with Bindings Files
  • Deploying using MSI Packages
  • Lab: Deploying BizTalk Applications

Module 5: Creating Messaging-Based Solutions

  • Introduction to Message Routing
  • Configuring Message Routing
  • Monitoring BizTalk Processes
  • Lab: Creating a Messaging-Based BizTalk Solution

Module 6: Configuring Adapters and Hosts

  • Integrating using Adapters
  • Managing Hosts and Host Instances
  • Lab: Configuring Adapters

Module 7: Creating Pipelines

  • Introduction to Pipelines
  • Building a Pipeline
  • Lab: Creating Pipelines

Module 8: Basic Orchestration Design

  • Introduction to BizTalk Orchestration
  • Building an Orchestration
  • Lab: Creating a BizTalk Orchestration

Module 9: Advanced Orchestration Design

  • Orchestration Shapes
  • Logical Port Binding Options
  • Implementing Correlation
  • Invoking Orchestrations
  • Lab: Building Complex Orchestration Solutions

Module 10: Advanced Adapter Usage

  • More Adapter Basics
  • Configuring Two-Way Send Ports
  • Configuring Two-Way Receive Ports
  • Lab: Consuming External Services
  • Lab: Publishing a Schema as a Service

Module 11: Managing Logic using the Business Rules Engine

  • BRE Fundamentals
  • BRE Tools and Tasks
  • Lab: Managing Logic using Business Rule Policies

Module 12: Integrating using Parties and EDI

  • Role-Based Integration
  • What is EDI?
  • EDI Developer Tasks
  • EDI Administration Tasks
  • Lab: Create a Role and Party Based Integration Solution

Module 13: Enabling Business Activity Monitoring

  • Introduction to Business Activity Monitoring
  • Lab: Creating a BAM Tracking Solution

Module 14: BizTalk Server in the Cloud

  • Running BizTalk Server Applications in the Cloud
  • BizTalk Server Cloud Services