BizTalk Server is Microsoft’s integration and connectivity server and is one of the most deployed integration server in the industry. BizTalk Server 2010 was released just over a year ago. Today we are happy to share details on what customers can expect from the next release: BizTalk Server 2010 R2.
BizTalk Server 2010 R2 will focus on three primary themes:
- Platform Support – Supporting new and current server and development platforms
- Improved B2B – Aligning with industry standards and continuing to invest in performance improvements
- Ready for the Cloud – Enabling customers to take advantage of the benefits of cloud computing
BizTalk Server 2010 R2 will be delivered approximately 6 months following the release of Windows Server 8. Release timing for Windows Server 8 is yet to be announced and will be disclosed by the Windows Server team in the future.
In addition to the investments we are making in BizTalk Server 2010 R2, we will continue the tradition of providing regular cumulative updates on a quarterly basis. These include updates to comply with Line-Of-Business (LOB) systems, schema changes, accelerator certifications, and bug fixes.
We believe that with this release we continue to deliver a mature, reliable and stable integration server that honors the trust of the thousands of customers who run their mission critical business processes on BizTalk Server.
Below is the detailed view of the features we are releasing:
Ready for the Cloud
New Platforms and Infrastructure
Increased Developer and IT Productivity
Extended Platform Integration
Agile Alignment to Industry Standards
Improved Performance and Scalability
Extend on-premises solutions to the cloud
* Release dates for these products have not been disclosed yet
For additional details on BizTalk Server and purchasing options please contact your local Microsoft Account Manager or visit our website.
The BizTalk Server Team.
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