BizTalk Server 2004 Product Documentation Updates

The Microsoft BizTalk Server documentation team is pleased to announce the release of the RTW+6 documentation set for BizTalk Server 2004 (Documentation Update 2). This update contains numerous fixes to the existing documentation based heavily on customer feedback that was gathered through our documentation feedback mechanism. The updates are available for download at the following locations:

·       BizTalk Server 2004 Core Documentation

·       BizTalk Server 2004 User Guide for Information Workers

·       BizTalk Server 2004 Tutorials

The online help version (MSDN) for the core documentation is available here:


We would also like to announce that the BizTalk Server 2004 Installation guide has been updated and can be viewed at:


The update to the installation guide includes the following:

·       Active Directory requirements and considerations

·       Emphasis on the latest security requirements

·       Updates to the most current known issues with BizTalk Server 2004

In addition to the fixes introduced, we have also been busy over the past few months producing other valuable content that lives outside of the core documentation. This includes:

·       Implementing UAN on BizTalk Server 2004 to Integrate Siebel and SAP

·       BizTalk Server 2004 Technical Guide for Certificate Management

·       BizTalk Server 2004 and IPSec Deployment Guide

·       Creating a Highly Available BizTalk Server Environment

·       BizTalk Server 2004 Database Sizing (DTA) Guidelines