BizTalk Server 2004s Key

By Jim Rapoza  |  Posted 2003-06-30 Print this article Print

Web Standards"> BizTalk Server 2004s Key Web Standards

Broad support for Web and XML standards is a key requirement for business process integration platforms. The BizTalk Server 2004 beta supports these standards, which is a big improvement over previous versions.

  • BPEL Language for the formal specification of business processes

  • UDDI Services for the description of Web services

  • WSDL Standard for describing network services for automating details in application communication

  • XSD Common vocabulary for defining structure and content of XML data

  • XSLT A language for transforming XML documents into other XML documents

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