Posted by: techsavygal | August 23, 2007

BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Launch!

BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Worldwide Launch – Your Business, Connected

The launch of BizTalk Server 2006 R2 is just three weeks away and with it comes a new wave of innovation that addresses core challenges found in key industries such as manufacturing and retail.  These capabilities include native support for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and AS2 as well as RFID.  BizTalk Server 2006 R2 features close alignment with the upcoming releases of 2007 Microsoft Office system and Windows Vista, including key WinFX technologies such as Windows Workflow Foundation and Windows Communication Foundation

Quick Facts:

·         Over 7,000 customers worldwide

·         83% of the Global 2000 use BizTalk Server

·         Leader in the 2007 Gartner Application Infrastructure and Back-End Application Integration Magic Quadrants

·         Leader in the 2007 Application Server Platforms Forrester Wave


Launch Events


Taipei, Taiwan – September 10, 2007

Keynoted by Don Ferguson, Microsoft Technical Fellow in the Office of the CTO and former IBM Chief Software Architect



Sydney, Australia – September 13, 2007

Keynoted by Don Ferguson, Microsoft Technical Fellow in the Office of the CTO and former IBM Chief Software Architect



Chicago, US – October 2, 2007

Keynoted by Kevin Turner, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft Corporation


… plus numerous subsidiary launch events around the globe

Events Agendas

9.15am – 9.30am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
9.30am -10.10am KEYNOTE – Six technology trends that will shape the next decade
Don Ferguson (see full bio), Technical Fellow, Microsoft Corporation
The question that all IT organizations need to answer is – how can we utilize our SOA and BPM investments to have greater impact for the business? This session will focus on the business implications of SOA and BPM, and the investments Microsoft is making to help senior technical leaders deliver on the promise of SOA and BPM.
10.40am – 12.00 noon Extending the Connected Enterprise
Oliver Sharp, General Manager, BizTalk Server, Microsoft Corporation
Every day, high-performing companies connect their internal departments, their support networks, and their demand and supply chains. BizTalk Server 2006 R2 is the next step in Microsoft’s long-term commitment to deliver the connected enterprise. In this session we will introduce new capabilities for enhanced visibility at the edge of the enterprise.
TRACKS BizTalk Technical Track Industry Solutions Track
13:30 – 14:20 Orchestrating the real time enterprise from plant to business with BizTalk RFID RFID partner/customer solutions case
14:40 – 15:30 B2B Integration – EDI, XML and Web 2.0 B2Bi partner/customer solutions case

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