Customer Question: Renaming Site Collections in SharePoint 2013

As part of my day to day role as a Premier Field Engineer, I often receive questions from my customers as well as from colleagues or from their customers.  Last week I received a question that was interesting enough to warrant a blog post and broader discussion. Note:  The instructions provided are for SharePoint 2013…

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SharePoint 2013: Network Latency Test script

If you are familiar with the various planning documents on TechNet, then you know that there are some very specific intra-farm network latency requirements outlined at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485.aspx.   The requirement of interest for the blog post is: There is a highly consistent intra-farm latency of <1ms one way, 99.9% of the time over a period of…

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Free e-Books for Microsoft Technologies (Office 2013, Office 365 and SharePoint 2013)

I recently stumbled across some great free e-books that are available for your reading enjoyment. Office & Office 365 Deployment guide for Office 2013 EPUB MOBI PDF Microsoft Office 365 for professionals and small businesses: Help and How To EPUB MOBI PDF   SharePoint Explore SharePoint 2013 EPUB MOBI PDF Deployment guide for SharePoint 2013…

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SharePoint Server 2013 Version Reference

The tables below list the specific build numbers for the various patches released for SharePoint Foundation Server 2013 and SharePoint Server 2013.  This is a working document and will be updated as new updates are released to the public. For information about the latest updates available please see “Updates for SharePoint 2013” at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/sharepoint/jj891062  SharePoint…

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SharePoint Server 2010 Version Reference

The tables below list the specific build numbers for the various patches released for SharePoint Foundation Server 2010 and SharePoint Server 2010.  This is a working document and will be updated as new updates are released to the public. For information about the latest updates available please see “Updates for SharePoint 2010 Products” at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/SharePoint/ff800847.aspx….

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SharePoint 2013: Automatic Notification of New TechNet Content

If you have ever been at the bleeding edge of a technology adoption cycle then you are probably well aware how important information resources can be in helping to navigate the unknown waters.  As is true with many new product releases, the available documentation often lags behind availability of the product.   In the case of…

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