Server Name Mapping and Alternate Access Mapping (AAM)

Alternate Access Mapping (AAM) and Server Name Mapping are two features SharePoint provides to alter the URLs returned in search results – a common practice used by many companies for their internal and external users. Both features are available in both the out of the box search in SharePoint 2010 and in the new FAST…


SharePoint 2010 Search – Experiences and Best Practices from the Microsoft ‘Dogfood’ Implementation

Hello, Dan Blood here with another series of blog postings about running SharePoint Server 2010 Search.  Some of you may be familiar with a similar set of postings that I wrote for MSS or SharePoint Search 2007.  The following set of postings will be targeted explicitly at SharePoint 2010 Search and are not applicable to…