SharePoint 2010 – Just published white papers and articles

The following have just been published as part of the SharePoint 2010 RTM release. Happy reading! SharePoint Server 2010 capacity management: software boundaries and limits http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=66438e41-5733-448a-bd76-a8052b394fe2 SharePoint Server 2010 performance and capacity technical case studies http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=9cf4fa6b-4c9c-4fca-b9c9-4a4f724df448 Topologies for SharePoint Server 2010 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=fd686cbb-8401-4f25-b65e-3ce7aa7dbeab Services in SharePoint 2010 Products http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=b9ca7745-ffa4-43ca-a638-e1ad868187ce SharePoint Server 2010 scripted deployment SPModule .zip…


SharePoint 2010 – Basic Powershell configuration script

Here is a very basic script that will configure a barebones SharePoint 2010 farm. This isn’t designed for a production ready environment, but is great for a test lab and if you need to get something up and running very quickly. I am in the process of building something more enterprise ready and bulletproof..so watch…


SharePoint 2010 has reached RTM!!

The official announcement is here: http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2010/04/16/sharepoint-2010-reaches-rtm.aspx And for those wanting to know the official build, the version string is: 14.0.4763.1000. Congrats to the product teams involved! Its very exciting times and now to go an refresh all of my SharePoint VMs.


Have you registered for the Australian Community SharePoint Conference yet?

Check out the conference site to see the awesome line up of international and local speakers. Arpan Shah, Director at Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA) who owns Technical Product Management for SharePoint Products and Technologies will be delivering the Keynote. The agenda also looks to cover a huge amount of topics in both 2007 and 2010…


Speaking at the Australian SharePoint Conference in June

Its been a while since i have blogged as I have been doing heaps of client delivery work interstate. I got an email today notifying me that I have been accepted to be a speaker at the Australian SharePoint conference in June. Sweet! I will be presenting a session on “Hardcore” SharePoint architecture. I will…


One week to go until the SBTUG extravaganza!

Only one week to go until Kathy Hughes and I will be demoing SharePoint 2010 locally. There will be prizes but best of all, attendees on the night will probably be the first in Australia to see the latest versions of SharePoint 2010. We are talking about the latest, newest builds and not the Technical…


Walkthrough – Building a Service Pack 2 and Cumulative updates slipstreamed MOSS2007 install

This article will walk you through building a self contained SharePoint 2007 installation with all the necessary service packs automatically applied as part of the installation. You wont have to worry about performing a post service pack installation as the installer will do this for you. Once done you should have a fully patched SharePoint…


Windows Server 2008 R2 – NLBS and VMware – Workaround!

**Firstly – This isn’t a VMware bashing post just a product workaround tip ** Recently I have been working on a customer site and they were keen to build a new MOSS 2007 server farm on Windows Server 2008 R2 as IIS 7.5 has some very cool silverlight streaming technology that they wanted to leverage….