TechEd 2011 Australia – SharePoint 2010 Monitoring and Troubleshooting

It’s been yet another long period between posts. I spoke at the Premier Pre-Day at the TechEd 2011 Australia last week. The topic was on “SharePoint 2010 Monitoring and Troubleshooting”. For a copy of the slide deck, jump over to the ANZ SharePoint PFE Team Blog:


Remote Server Administration Tools and Windows 7 SP1

I found out the hard way today that you cannot install the current version of the “Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7” on a machine that has Windows 7 Service Pack 1 installed. The current advice is to install the remote administration tools first before applying Service Pack 1. Unfortunately it’s too late for…


New Role for Andrew

They say changing jobs is better than a holiday. Several months ago, I transitioned from my role as a Consultant at Microsoft to a Premier Field Engineer (PFE). What’s the difference? Well PFEs are the guys and gals that worry about the Stablise and Deploy phases of MSF and part of the Deliver and all…