June 2008 - Technical Rollup Mail - Internet



Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server

Forefront Threat Management Gateway, the Next Generation of ISA Server, Now in Public Beta

Get a first look at the Forefront Threat Management Gateway, the next generation of ISA Server, as part of the new Forefront codename “Stirling” integrated security system. This first look public beta provides Web anti-malware for enhanced protection against Internet-based threats, simplified management, secure connectivity, and support for Windows Server 2008. Download the public beta today.


Go and get the ISA Server Best Practices Analyzer (IsaBPA) version 6 now!


Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server TechCenter


Please note that if you have feedback on documentation or wish to request new documents - email isadocs@microsoft.com

ForeFront Edge Security Forums at http://forums.microsoft.com/ForeFront/default.aspx?ForumGroupID=384&SiteID=41

Discuss ISA Server at the new Microsoft Forefront™ Edge Security forums, available at TechCenter

Internet Security and Acceleration Server Blog

The ISA Server Product Team Blog (http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/) is updated on a regular basis. Latest entries include:

Troubleshooting OWA 2007 Publishing Rules on ISA Server 2006


Isolating problems that seem to be related to ISA Server– Part IV


Understanding Why ISA Server re-prompts for Authentication when Passwords Expire


ISA Server 2006 Service Pack 1 Features


Microsoft Internet information Server

TechNet/MSDN IIS7 front-end servers running 100% virtualized using Hyper-V

We get a lot of questions about best practices for Hyper-V and IIS. The answer is pretty simple so far...it just seems to work, aside from the normal overhead for virtualization on a workload. Customers are already starting to or planning to deploy IIS on Hyper-V. MS IT is the first in line and has just...


IIS7 Administration Pack and Database Manager Technical Preview 2

Today we have released the IIS7 Administration Pack and Database Manager Customer Technical Preview 2. This is a collection of IIS 7 Manager plug-ins and extensions which we hope that you will find useful. So, what's special about Technical Preview 2? Configuration Editor New locking functionality and...


The IIS Process Model Features

A process model is needed to run more than one web-site, web application or web-service securely and reliably on a single machine. In Shared Hosting scenarios hundreds or even thousands of web-sites run on an individual machine. The code running on these web-sites is usually not well tested, if at all...


The IIS 7.0 Resource Kit Book

The IIS 7.0 Resource Kit Book is out! Coming straight from yours truly, the IIS 7.0 team, and some of our best MVPs, this book has all the conceptual background and details you'll need to understand the principles behind the web server platform, and take full advantage of it. The book covers: IIS 7.0...


IIS7 PowerShell Provider Podcast

Saw a post on forums.iis.net last week about a Podcast on our new IIS7 PowerShell Provider. Being the Program Manager for this thing I thought maybe these guys want me to participate in the Podcast. And sure enough - Jonathan and Hal were interested. And here it is the podcast link and the interview...


BizTalk Server

New Articles

How to Track Failed Messages in BAM


New Case Studies

Park Nicollet Health Services - Business Process Solution Helps Medical Center Speed Transactions, Boost Reliability


Clinique romande de réadaptation (CRR) - Swiss Rehabilitation Clinic Achieves Cost-Effective Real-Time Data Transfer


Kingston Technology - Memory Manufacturer Gains Insight from Technical Experts on New Development Solution


Graham Field Health Products - Health Products Company Steps Ahead of Competitors With Microsoft-Based e-Commerce and Service-Oriented Enterprise Solution


Reed Elsevier - Call Centre Automates Processes, Cuts Training from Six Weeks to Five Days


Microsoft Corporation - Solutions Delivery Focus Smoothes Planning, Strengthens Ties


Sharepoint Technologies

Microsoft Launches SharePoint Deployment Planning Services

May 19, 2008: Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft is boosting its channel offerings with the launch of SharePoint Deployment Planning Services, a program designed to help customers with the implementation of SharePoint.


Deploying SharePoint Server? Here’s a Plan

May 19, 2008: InternetNews.com

Microsoft offers its volume license Software Assurance customers help with deployment planning for SharePoint Server.




Microsoft Internet information Server


This is your single source for Microsoft Internet Information Services tools, samples, extensions, filters and modules created by Microsoft and the IIS community. Have you created an IIS script that others can use? Login, then submit it to the DownloadCENTER.


BizTalk Server

Microsoft BizTalk Adapter Pack Documentation


BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Installation and Upgrade Guides


BizTalk 2006 R2 Accelerator for SWIFT (A4SWIFT) v3.0 Service Pack 1


BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Documentation Update


Sharepoint Technologies

External Collaboration Toolkit for SharePoint

In January the toolkit was released into Beta. A full version has been released.



SharePoint Technologies

Microsoft Tech-Ed North America 2008 Developers

Don't miss the excitement on Tuesday, June 3, when we kick off the event with a keynote address from Bill Gates. For four days, you and 5,000 of your peers will experience more than 615 learning opportunities covering the latest Microsoft technologies.

06/03/2008 - 06/06/2008

Primary Language: English

Primary Target Audience: Developers


Microsoft Tech-Ed North America 2008 IT Professionals

Join 10,000 of your peers as we kick off the event with a keynote address from Bob Muglia, Senior Vice President of Server and Tools Business at Microsoft, on Tuesday, June 10. Don't miss this first-rate educational Microsoft event for IT professionals!

06/10/2008 - 06/13/2008

Primary Language: English

Primary Target Audience: IT Professionals


New or updated KB’s

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server

Users cannot access a Web site that is published in ISA Server 2006 if the Web site accepts only the SPNEGO authentication package


Description of the ISA Server 2006 hotfix package: April 9, 2008


When HTTP compression is enabled in Web publishing rules in ISA Server 2006, the compression filter may be unable to handle HTTP responses


When you use ISA Server 2006 to publish a Web server, and authentication delegation is enabled, some Web content may not be displayed correctly when a user accesses the published Web server


BizTalk Server

FIX: A NACK message from a Web service does not contain the details of the original exception in BizTalk Server 2006


Error message when you use the InterAct adapter to connect to the SIPN in BizTalk Server 2006: "A context for this principal has already been created"


Description of how the BizTalk Adapters for WCF handle transactions in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


The supported modes and the supported configurations of Microsoft BizTalk FileAct and InterAct Adapters for SWIFT 2.3 Service Pack 1


List of BizTalk Server 2006 hotfixes that are already included in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


Error message when you run BizTalk Server on a cluster: "The Messaging Engine failed to add a receive location <QueueName>"


The Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2 – Installing and Configuring Microsoft BizTalk Adapters for Enterprise Applications white paper does not list all components required for installation


Active Directory group types that are supported in different versions of BizTalk Server


SharePoint Technologies

Microsoft Sharepoint Portal Server 2003

Windows Sharepoint Services Version 3

Upgrading Windows SharePoint Services from version 2.0 to 3.0 after upgrading Team Foundation Server 2005 to version 2008


Folders may have to be excluded from antivirus scanning when you use a file-level antivirus program in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 or in SharePoint Server 2007


Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package: May 12, 2008


Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

 You are prompted multiple times for authentication when you try to access Central Administration, or you receive an error message when you try to configure the Office SharePoint Server Search service in SharePoint Server 2007


The slide content type is unavailable in standard enumeration in SharePoint Server 2007