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And another whitepaper was published, this time an update to one of my classics: “Installing BizTalk Server 2016 in a Basic Multi-Computer Environment”!

There are many things to consider when planning this type of installation; often the network infrastructure already exists, and BizTalk Server must coexist with other network applications. This guide describes some of the considerations that apply to the various parts of a BizTalk Server installation in a basic multi-computer environment. This information will help you plan the installation and configuration of BizTalk Server 2016, applications and components on which it depends.

Installing BizTalk Server 2016 in a Basic Multi-Computer Environment whitepaper

But this step-by-step guide is not only about installing BizTalk Server 2016, but it will also help you configure and optimize your environment.

What to expect about Installing BizTalk Server 2016 in a Basic Multi-Computer Environment whitepaper

This whitepaper will give you a detailed understanding of the following:

  • BizTalk Server Installation scenario
  • The need for a Domain Controller
  • Preparing Computers for Installation
  • Preparing and Install SQL Server 2016 machine
  • Prepare and install prerequisites on BizTalk Server 2016 machine
  • Testing environment connectivity
  • Install and configure BizTalk Server 2016 machine
  • Optimize the BizTalk Server 2016 environment.

Where I can download it

You can download the whitepaper here:

Once again, I would like to take this opportunity also to say thanks to Lex Hegt for helping me reviewing this whitepaper especially for the incredible work of him correcting my horrible English and in this way make the document and my thoughts being readable.

I hope you enjoy reading this paper and any comments or suggestions are welcome.

You can also find, download and enjoy several other free whitepapers of my own here:

You can download the Installing BizTalk Server 2016 in a Basic Multi-Computer Environment whitepaper here:
Installing BizTalk Server 2016 in a Basic Multi-Computer Environment

Author: Sandro Pereira

Sandro Pereira lives in Portugal and works as a consultant at DevScope. In the past years, he has been working on implementing Integration scenarios both on-premises and cloud for various clients, each with different scenarios from a technical point of view, size, and criticality, using Microsoft Azure, Microsoft BizTalk Server and different technologies like AS2, EDI, RosettaNet, SAP, TIBCO etc. He is a regular blogger, international speaker, and technical reviewer of several BizTalk books all focused on Integration. He is also the author of the book “BizTalk Mapping Patterns & Best Practices”. He has been awarded MVP since 2011 for his contributions to the integration community.