Thursday, August 22, 2013

Interview questions on BizTalk EDI

This post intends to cover the questions related  to BizTalk EDI which a BizTalk developer can face during an interview.


1. What is EDI?

2. What are the things which makes EDI solutions differ from standard XML solutions?

3. How to create EDI schema?

4.What is the default character set supported by EDI pipeline?

5. How does BizTalk resolves Agreement?

6. When does fallback agreement properties come into picture?

7. It is required to use EDI Pipeline in the EDI solution, but I can't see in the options?

8. What are the values which Segment Separtor Suffix and Segment Terminator Suffix can have?

9. Is there a realtion between EDI send pipeline and Parties?

10. What are the options to release EDI Batch message to destination?

11. Is it possible to receive Multiple Interchanges in a Single Message and parse it?

12. Can we access EDI message context properties in orchestration?

For answers please have look at following article:
BizTalk Developer Interview Questions and Answers - EDI


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  2. I am Learning EDI transactions, these questions are very helpful, Good Work Mahesh keep Posting on.