Publication of Microsoft-hosted Services

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

The URLs for the Microsoft-hosted Enrollment, Activation, and lockbox services are published to the UDDI Business Registry (UBR), which is a public implementation of the universal discovery, description, and integration (UDDI) specifications that facilitate Web service discovery. Microsoft maintains its UDDI registry at the Microsoft UDDI Web site ( To submit a request to one of these services, the root cluster queries this registry for the service location.