It is somewhat intimidating to know where to turn for training as a new BizTalk Developer or Administrator. This article and it's accompanying article for Administrator Training is designed to answer the question: Where do I start to learn about BizTalk
I would like to begin
to highlight two article on this subject:
Microsoft Virtual Labs take you through a series of guided, hands-on labs. Each lab is estimated to be of duration 90 minutes.
BizTalk Server 2010 it's build in the technologies found in previous versions, so many of the labs below will help you learn skills that apply also to BizTalk Server 2010.
Download this fully configured virtual machine of the latest release of BizTalk Server. Evaluate the new capabilities of BizTalk Server 2010 by completing the BizTalk Server 2010 Training Kit which is preinstalled on this VHD. The BizTalk Server 2010 training
kit includes labs and training videos to help you learn about the new features of BizTalk Server 2010.
Training Kit contains a complete set of materials that will enable you to learn the core capabilities of the technology or role that you will play:
The BizTalk Server tutorials contain detailed steps for implementing simple scenarios. These tutorials give new users an experience of using a variety of BizTalk tools while creating compiled, testable solutions.
The MSDN Code Gallery enables you to download and share sample applications, code snippets, and other resources with the developer community.
You can find a plethora of all kinds of sample applications, and so on different technologies ranging from general c# to advanced solutions like Service Bus Explorer. For
you can find over 20 sample solutions, and code.
Feel free to download, rate them and leave feedback. If you have inspiration to create a sample or have lying around you can upload
your sample easily.
There are a number of open source adapters that can aid you as BizTalk developer. These adapters are not the out of the box offered by BizTalk Server:
Adapter pack (that
provides connectivity to SAP, Siebel, SQL and many more):
There are a number of open source functoids that can aid you as BizTalk developer. These functoids are not the out of the box offered by BizTalk Server:
There are a number of open source pipelines components that can aid you as BizTalk developer. These pipelines componentsre not the out of the box offered by BizTalk Server:
The BizTalk Server tutorials contain detailed steps for implementing simple scenarios. These tutorials give new users an experience of using a variety of BizTalk tools while creating:
The TechNet Wiki is a technical resource for the community. Anyone who joins the community can contribute new topics, edit and enhance existing topics, provide comments and friend other registered users.
In the last months almost 50 new articles have been written by community members, this is a great place to find
high quality information:
There a great number of BizTalk books present today ranging from BizTalk Server 2000: A Beginner's Guide to BizTalk Server 2010 Patterns. In this article you will find all the books published on BizTalk Server since it's 2004 version and up, including links
to reviews and blog posts.
This article is intended to be a knowledge base of all BizTalk blog’s that are available.
QuickLearn Training Inc. Go beyond the Microsoft curriculum with QuickLearn training. Our trainers will help you master the skills necessary to both develop and administrator a robust
BizTalk Server environment. In addition to our public classes delivered live from our classrooms in Kirkland Washington, they are offered through partners throughout the world. They are also available for private delivery at your venue. Our public classes
can be attended in person or remotely using the latest in virtual classroom technologies.
Our classes are updated frequently to reflect the latest versions and updates to BizTalk Server. Our BizTalk Server 2013 courses include:
QuickLearn also still offers courses for BizTalk Server 2010 including:
BizTalk Developer Fundamentals, Immersion and
QuickLearn also offers Expert Series courses which spend 2-3 days focusing on specific BizTalk technologies:
Many BizTalk Server developers also find our Administrator course useful.
We are sure you will love our experienced and passionate instructors.
is an online training library providing developers access to an in-depth suite of searchable and browse-able training courses focused on current and emerging Microsoft platform technologies.
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Impressive work to collect all informations! great work Sandro!
This article has been highlighted in this week's Top Contributors post, on the TechNet Wiki Ninjas blog : blogs.technet.com/.../top-contributors-biztalk-active-directory-certificate-services-virtualiza-231-227-o-virtualization.aspx
Thanks Nino Crudele and Pete Laker!
John Callaway edited Revision 59. Comment: QuickLearn training offerings updated as well as tags to include BTS 2013.
Incredible depth in this article. Many thanks.