Microsoft Project Server 2007 Service Pack 2 Update

Following this post: Important Information on Project Server and SharePoint Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2), please find an important update from the SharePoint team: The public update to fix this issue is available for customers to download.  If you have any questions please send them here. Post URL is here: Service Pack 2…


Important Information on Project Server and SharePoint Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2)

Following the recent Office 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) release for Project Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and SharePoint Server 2007 please note the following issue recently published by the SharePoint team that impacts Project Server deployments as well: Attention: Important Information on Service Pack 2 During the installation of SP2, a product expiration…


Announcing the release of the April Cumulative Update for Project and Project Server 2007

[Updated December 17, 2009: Official HW and SW req are now published in TechNet:]  We are happy to the announce the release of the April Cumulative Update (April CU). Cumulative Update (CU) are scheduled every two months, so the next releases will be at the end of June, August, October, December, etc…  Please note that…


Announcing the release of the February Cumulative Update for Project and Project Server 2007

The February Cumulative Update was recently released. The next Cumulative Update (CU) is scheduled for the end of April, then Service Pack 2 will be available between February and April and it will include the February CU. From this point forward each Cumulative Update will consist of a package that contains the latest of every…


SharePoint Diagnostics Tool v1.0 for SharePoint Products and Technologies

[Cross-post from SharePoint IT Pro documentation Team Blog] The real power of Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 is that they can be endlessly customized to meet a wide variety of business needs. The Protean nature of SharePoint is at once its most powerful feature and its most formidable; the complexity of…


Announcing SharePoint Conference 2009

SharePoint Conference 2009 was announced today, it’ will be a unique opportunity to learn about the next version (“14”) of SharePoint. and as a reminder Project Conference 2009 is also 8 months away.


Application Lifecycle Management Resource Center for SharePoint Server

The following resource center is now available on MSDN: Application Lifecycle Management Resource Center for SharePoint Server Find guidance, best practices, articles, white papers, and documentation about Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) for custom applications built by using Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. For similar content for EPM check the following: Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Solution…


Ramp Up Launches SharePoint for Developers Track – Part 2

Last November Microsoft Ramp Up Program: Just Launched SharePoint for Developers Track Part1, Part 2 has just been launched! It’s a great opportunity to learn about SharePoint development free of charge! Since Project Server is a SharePoint application I highly recommend learning the fundamentals using Ramp Up. Part 2 includes: Level 1: Page Navigation Level…


Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Solution Webcast Series

Starting February 18th, 2009 at 11 am (EST) we will be running a webcast series every Wednesday that will show how the Microsoft Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Solution and related Microsoft technologies can be deployed to meet varying horizontal scenarios.   Why should customers attend the webcast series? Work Smart – Save time by sending your…


Inventory of SQL Databases in a Typical Project Server Deployment

I have recently seen this question on how many databases are created once the Project Server and Project Portfolio Server are installed?  My first answer was: “it depends!” Here is why. Assume we are installing both Project Portfolio Server and Project Server on a SharePoint Server farm and that they all share the same SQL…