Microsoft%u00ae Visual Studio%u00ae 2008 provides robust support for solutions that use the Windows%u00ae Communication Foundation (WCF) and Microsoft BizTalk%u00ae Server 2009. While some of the functionality is clearly visible, some of it may not be evident to a BizTalk application developer how to take full advantage of these options.

The purpose of this whitepaper is to provide a clear and concise summary of the capabilities exposed by Visual Studio in support of BizTalk Server and WCF. That paper contains an explanation for the BizTalk application developer how each feature can help you in your complete BizTalk Server and WCF solution. You can view this as a high-level explanation of how Visual Studio 2008 can help support your BizTalk Server and WCF development and integration.

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