BizTalk: Mature Integration and connectivity server
BizTalk Server is Microsoft's Integration and connectivity server solution. A mature product providing a solution that allows organizations to more easily connect disparate systems. Including multi-platform adapters and a robust messaging infrastructure, BizTalk Server provides connectivity between core systems both inside and outside your organization. In addition to integration functionality, BizTalk also provides strong durable messaging, a rules engine, EDI connectivity, Business Activity Monitoring (BAM), RFID capabilities and IBM Host/Mainframe connectivity.
NEW: Whitepaper explaining what to do now that the support for the current SAP adapter ends
As of April 2016, SAP says it will no longer support the classic RFC Library; businesses should start the transition to the new SAP NetWeaver Library. Since this is also impacting BizTalk environments, Microsoft released hotfix packages to migrate the current BizTalk SAP Adapter to use the new SAP NetWeaver Library via the SAP Connector for .NET.
Learn how to upgrade in this whitepaper.