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Introduction

Windows Azure BizTalk Service (WABS) is a service in Windows Azure that provides a means of hosting an integration solution that is running and managed through the cloud. It is general available since mid-November 2013. This service is meant to provide EAI or B2B services through the cloud.

  • The EAI Service provides means to exchange data through different protocols and transform to and from different formats. Similar to what the on premise BizTalk offers through mapping and routing.
  • The B2B service gives businesses the ability to exchange data between their partners. You can view it as a new way of EDI data exchange other than a value added network (VAN).

See Also

Another important place to find a huge amount of Windows Azure BizTalk Services related articles is the TechNet Wiki itself. The best entry point is Windows Azure BizTalk Services resources on the TechNet Wiki.



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If you are also looking for BizTalk Server related articles, the best entry point is BizTalk Server Resources on the TechNet Wiki.