INFO: SharePoint 2010 Editions and Features

Here is a quick page that details the different editions and features for SharePoint 2010. http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/en-us/buy/Pages/Editions-Comparison.aspx


INFO: SharePoint Databases and Availability Models

Here is some great information via MitchP on the number and characteristics of SharePoint including their availability supported models (mirroring, etc.) http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc678868(office.14).aspx Example of content for the config db: Configuration The configuration database contains data about SharePoint databases, Internet Information Services (IIS) Web sites, Web applications, trusted solutions, Web Part packages, site templates, and Web…


INFO: Great Article on IE6 to IE 7/8 with SharePoint 2010

Here is a great post from Maxime on the behavior differences between IE6 and IE 7/8 when browsing or interacting with SharePoint 2010.  The great thing about this post is that it has a visual comparison of several use cases. http://blogs.msdn.com/maximeb/archive/2010/04/01/what-sharepoint-2010-looks-like-with-internet-explorer-6.aspx


HOWTO: Building SharePoint Projects with TFS Team Build 2010

Here is a great resource on how to build team projects for SharePoint in TFS 2010 (also lists steps for TFS 2008). http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/ff622991.aspx Quick reference excerpt from the article below: Steps TFS2010 TFS2008 1 Install Team Build software Same as TFS2010 2 Skip this step – TFS2010 already installs .NET Framework 4. Install .NET Framework…


HOWTO: Configure SharePoint 2010 for Kerberos

Here is a great reference for configuring SharePoint 2010 for Kerberos authentication.  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806870(office.14).aspx#section1 Core concepts include: Ensuring SQL Server and the WFE/App servers in the farm can communicate with the SQL Server in the farm via Kerberos. Create a SPN for the SQL Server and map to the SQL Server service account (i.e., MSSQLSvc/mosssql:1433 and…