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Microsoft Solution for Internet Business 2.1

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  • Version: 2.1
  • Category: Update
  • Language: English

Existing customers of Microsoft Commerce Server 2002 and Microsoft Content Management Server 2002 can take advantage of the Prescriptive Achitectural Guidance, the Microsoft Solution for Internet Business (MSIB) Runtime Library, and the MSIB Solution Site in the MSIB Accelerator 2.1.

  • The MSIB Accelerator contains the following:

    • MSIB Prescriptive Architecture Guidance (PAG). Provides best practices on planning, developing, deploying, and managing your Internet business solution. You have the option to install only this documentation.
    • MSIB Runtime Library. Includes a number of server controls and Microsoft .NET classes. It integrates Commerce Server and MCMS functionality and workflows to provide support for rich (MCMS-managed) product pages, targeted content, search, and extended e-commerce capabilities.
    • MSIB Solution Site. Offers a fully functional ASP.NET production-quality site that you can extend and customize as you need.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

FileSHA1 HashSize
msib21.exe219b46f2759a6b6c059a0ceed9767d70be0ec4c912.96 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000

    • Microsoft Windows® 2000 Advanced Server with Service Pack 3
    • Microsoft SQL Server™ 2000 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 3
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 client tools
    • Microsoft Commerce Server 2002 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1
    • Microsoft Content Management Server 2002 Enterprise Edition
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 with Service Pack 1
    • Microsoft SharePoint™ Portal Server 2001 with Service Pack 1 (optional)
    • Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) 4.0 with Service Pack 2
    • 400 megahertz (MHz) or faster Pentium-compatible CPU (quad 800 MHz recommended)
    • 256 megabytes (MB) of RAM (2,048 MB recommended)
    • 6.0 gigabytes (GB) of hard disk space (50 GB recommended)
    • 1 CD-ROM drive
    • 1 network adapter
    • VGA or Super VGA (SVGA) monitor
    • Microsoft mouse or compatible pointing device

Installation Instructions

  • To install the MSIB Accelerator:
    1. Download the MSIB Accelerator (msib21.exe) with the link on this page.
    2. On your computer, run msib21.exe and extract its contents to c:\MSIBsetup\.
    3. Run c:\MSIBsetup\setup.exe, and use the Documentation Only optionto extract the PAG documents to c:\MSIB21docs\.
    4. Click the Start button and choose Programs, then Microsoft Solution for Internet Business 2.1, and then Product Documentation.
    5. Double-click MSIB v2.1 Single Server Deployment.doc and follow the instructions for installing Commerce Server, Content Management Server, and the MSIB Accelerator.