Technology: BizTalk Server
Software Assurance Value:
Attendees of this course learn how to create and implement plans for performance tuning, scaling out, and automated monitoring. If you want to understand how to keep your BizTalk Server environments healthy, happy, and issue-free, this is the course for you.
In this 5-day course, you will learn how to design and run a variety of tests in a BizTalk Server environment, including: performance testing, load testing, and integration testing. You will learn how to measure your tests and analyze your testing data so you can apply the lessons learned from your tests to configure your hardware, network, SQL Server, and BizTalk Server for ideal performance and sustained health.
Furthermore, you will learn about the inner workings of BizTalk Server host instances and the databases that support BizTalk Server. At the end of this course you will be able to apply all the lessons learned to configure BizTalk Server throttling to ensure sustainable throughput.
This is an advanced-level course. Attendees are expected to have a working understanding of BizTalk Server administration concepts, including: application deployment, application management, and basic troubleshooting.
At the completion of this course, attendees will be able to:
Module 1: Review of BizTalk Server Administration Fundamentals
Module 2: Managing BizTalk Server Applications
Module 3: Understanding Hosts and Host Instances
Module 4: Tracking BizTalk Server Activity
Module 5: Handling Runtime Exceptions
Module 6: Testing Practices and Methodologies
Module 7: Monitoring BizTalk Server
Module 8: Automated Monitoring of BizTalk Server
Module 9: Optimizing BizTalk Server Performance
Module 10: Performance Tuning the BizTalk Server Platform
Module 11: Performance Tuning SQL Server
Module 12: Optimizing Resource Usage Through Throttling
Module 13: Maintaining a Healthy BizTalk Server Environment
Students should have experience with core BizTalk Server administration concepts and skills. They should already know how to deploy applications, create deployment scripts, create/configure send and receive ports, and troubleshoot runtime exceptions.