Stephen's Host Integration Server Blog

The intent is to share some details about Host Integration Server (HIS) that are not well documented, not well known, as well as various tidbits that come up when supporting HIS.

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  • Blog Post: Update Center for Host Integration Server and Microsoft OLE DB Provider for DB2

    Based on feedback from both internal and external sources regarding questions about what the latest updates (fixes) are for both Host Integration Server and the Microsoft OLE DB Provider for DB2 (which is included SQL Server Feature Packs), I created a page that lists the current updates fro these products...
  • Blog Post: Host Integration Server Information on MSDN

    I wanted to let everyone know that we have a Host Integration Server Developer Center page that contains links to various HIS resources. We are trying to make sure that we update the site with information about new HIS updates and resources as they become available. For example, you will find links to...
  • Blog Post: HIS 2010 Licensing FAQ

    A HIS 2010 Licensing document has just been posted at http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=27553 . Ever since HIS started being licensed as part of BizTalk Server back with the BizTalk Server 2006 R2 release, there have been lots of questions around HIS licensing and usage. Hopefully...
  • Blog Post: Updated documentation for the Microsoft OLE DB Provider for DB2 Version 3.0 is available

    Updated online documentation for the standalone OLE DB Provider for DB2 V3 included with the SQL Server 2008 R2 Feature Pack is available at the following location: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee229549(v=SQL.10).aspx
  • Blog Post: Errors when choosing Help in HIS 2009 tools and utilities

    The following error may be displayed when pressing F1 in the HIS 2009 Configuration Tool: This problem occurs if “Microsoft Document Explorer 2005” is not installed on the system. If I install  "Microsoft Document Explorer 2005", then error does not occur and Help is launched. When I remove ...
  • Blog Post: HIS 2009 Documentation fails to get installed

    You may find some cases where the HIS 2009 Documentation fails to get installed even though you selected the “Documentation” component during the setup process. This can occur when “Microsoft Document Explorer 2005” is not installed on the system. The HIS 2009 setup module that that is used to install...
  • Blog Post: HIS Client white paper has been posted on Microsoft Download Center

    For those interesting in getting more details about the Host Integration Server Client, the “Understanding the Host Integration Server Client” white paper is now available at the following location: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=fafcf170-ad84-4f80-84b7-97e351e761dd...
  • Blog Post: Host Integration Server Best Practices & Operations Guide

    I have begun an effort to create a document that will cover Host Integration Server best practices, configuration details, operations information, and other tidbits of data. I would like for those of you that use HIS in your environments to provide a little feedback about some of the topics that you...
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