As the official documentation specify, in addition to the high availability aspects of the host instance configuration, you should separate sending, receiving, processing, and tracking functionality into multiple hosts. This provides flexibility when configuring the workload in your BizTalk group and is the primary means of distributing processing across a BizTalk group.
This also will allows you to stop one host without affecting other hosts. For example, you may want to stop sending messages to let them queue up in the MessageBox database, while still allowing the inbound receiving of messages to occur.
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Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) provides a Web application infrastructure for many BizTalk Server features. BizTalk Server requires IIS for the following features:
And you can enable this features by using the Server Manager (check BizTalk 2010 Installation and Configuration – Enable Internet Information Services (Part 1))
In alternative you can also enable these features by using PowerShell.
It was just over two years since I published the first release of my Visio 2010 stencils for BizTalk Server and after many downloads, feedback, suggestions and some complaints … I decided that it was time to make a new upgrade!
Therefore I decided to provide resources that will allow you to create fancy diagrams that will help you representing BizTalk Server physical architectures, Integration architectures (Cloud or Hybrid scenarios) or solutions diagrams in Visio: