BizTalk Server 2010 // BIZ200

BizTalk Server 2010 Developer Immersion

Get up to speed quickly with the skills you need to succeed with your BizTalk Server 2010 projects. This course provides accelerated BizTalk Server 2010 Training for developers with little or no experience with BizTalk. The BizTalk Developer Immersion training offers developers more advanced content than any competing course.

Course Description

After five days of intense hands-on training, BizTalk developers will gain the core skills required to create enterprise-level integration and business process automation solutions using BizTalk Server 2010. 

This course is for new-to-product BizTalk developers who want to build integration applications for healthcare, financial services, supply chain management, and more. The class includes over 50% of essential and optional hands-on lab exercises covering everything from EDI and HIPAA document processing to building application deployment scripts.

The BizTalk 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 – get a comprehensive drill-down on BizTalk Server capabilities & toolsets.


No prior BizTalk experience required.

What You Will Learn

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Deploy and manage a BizTalk applicationAutomate deployment using MSIs and scripts
  • Create and configure XML and flat-file Schemas
  • Create and implement reusable data typesProcess EDIFACT/X12/HIPAA message types
  • Transform messages using maps
  • Manipulate data using Functoids
  • Enable message routing and processing using receive and send ports
  • Monitor message processing
  • Create and configure pipelines to process XML, flat-file, and EDI documents
  • Create orchestrations to automate critical business processes
  • Implement orchestration patterns such as correlation and direct-bound ports
  • Build atomic and long-running transactions
  • Integrate with ASMX and WCF services
  • Implement file, data, and protocol adapters
  • Plan a BizTalk development project
  • Integrate with trading partners and applications using EDI
  • Develop Business Rules Engine (BRE) policies
  • Enable Business Activity Monitoring (BAM)

Course Outline

1. Introduction to BizTalk Server 

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

2. BizTalk Operations Overview

  • Deploying BizTalk Applications
  • Managing Applications using MSIs and Binding Files
  • Managing Hosts and Host Instances
  • Lab: Deploying BizTalk Applications

3. Creating Schemas 

  • Introduction to BizTalk Schemas
  • Creating XML Schemas
  • Creating Schemas for Non-XML Messages
  • Lab: Creating BizTalk Schemas
  • Lab: Working with EDI/HIPAA Schemas

4. Creating Maps 

  • Creating a BizTalk Map
  • Manipulating Data using Functoids
  • Advanced BizTalk Mapper Features
  • Lab: Transforming Data using BizTalk Maps
  • Lab: Map Between two EDI Documents

5. Creating Messaging-Based Solutions

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

6. Creating Pipelines 

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

7. Basic Orchestration Design 

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

8. Advanced Orchestration Design 

  • Advanced Orchestration Communication Patterns
  • Handling Exceptions and Testing Orchestrations
  • Lab: Building Complex Orchestration Solutions

9. Tracking and Troubleshooting a BizTalk Application 

  • Troubleshooting Tools
  • Lab: Tracking and Troubleshooting BizTalk Applications

10. Creating Transactions

  • Introduction to Transactions
  • Configuring Transactions
  • Lab: Implementing Transactions and Compensation

11. Integrating with Services 

  • Consuming a Service
  • Creating Services Using BizTalk
  • Lab: Integrating with Services

12. Planning BizTalk Development Projects 

  • An Overview of Software Design Patterns
  • Considerations for Developing BizTalk Projects
  • Lab: Designing a BizTalk Solution

13. Integrating using Parties and EDI Introduction to Trading Partner Integration

  • Introduction to EDI
  • Creating EDI Solutions using BizTalk Server
  • Lab: Create a Role and Party Based Integration Solution

14. Integrating with Business Rule Policies 

  • Introduction to Business Rules

15. BAM 

  • Introduction to Business Activity Monitoring