BizTalk Server 2000 is Microsoft’s much-needed solution the issue of interoperability.
BizTalk Server 2000 provides a tool for closing the gap on how dissimilar services,
specifications, and products communicate over the World Wide Web.The Internet (as
well as other communication media) allows users and companies to get from point A
to B, but if Company A speaks Japanese and Company B speaks English, they will
have a problem communicating. So what’s the answer?
This module introduces students to the process of accepting and fulfilling
orders for products or services. Students will learn how to use Microsoft®
Commerce Server 2000, Microsoft BizTalk Server 2000, and Microsoft
BizTalk Accelerator for Suppliers (AFS) to enable their organizations to
automate and manage their purchase order workflows.
This module focuses on data exchange formats and how to exchange data
between diverse systems. The module covers Extensible Markup Language
(XML) and explains it as the most ideal and universal format for exchanging
business data. The module also goes into details about how XML, as an
industry standard, is supported by Microsoft. Specific products covered here are
Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2000 and Microsoft BizTalk™ Server 2000.