Update on InfoPath and SharePoint Forms

Customers have been asking us about the future of InfoPath and SharePoint forms, and today we’re ready to share some information on the next generation of Office forms. Industry trends and feedback from our customers and partners make it clear that today’s businesses demand an intelligent, integrated forms experience that spans devices. We are looking…

Productivity Hub 2010 SP1

The Productivity Hub is a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 site collection that offers training materials for end-users. Microsoft has developed the Productivity Hub to help support your ongoing end user training efforts. The Hub is a SharePoint Server site collection that serves as a learning community and is fully customizable. It provides a central place…

Building the Next Generation Intranet Using SharePoint 2010

Microsoft IT is recreating its intranet to reflect people’s needs and behaviors—putting the audience at the center rather than the publishers and organizations. The vision for Microsoft’s “Next Generation Intranet” includes a set of services that work together to deliver content to a common surface in a relevant, efficient, and personalized way. Read More

Microsoft IT SharePoint 2010 Deployment Using Automated Processes

Microsoft IT recently completed its migration to SharePoint 2010. When sensible, the team automated its process to improve efficiency. Scripting is shared, including remote installs using Power Shell. Read More http://spauto.codeplex.com/  

Announcing Service Pack 1 for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010

Service Pack 1 is on track for release at the end of June. SP1 releases for both Office client suites and SharePoint server products will be made available. All language versions of SP1 will release simultaneously. Initially, Service Pack 1 will be offered as a manual download from the Download Center and from Microsoft Update,…

Tech.ed Australia 2011 Call for Topics Now Live!

Are you planning of presenting a SharePoint or Office topic at TechEd this year? It’s now time to submit your suggestions.  Please look at following blog post for more details of how to submit your topics. http://blogs.technet.com/b/jeffa36/archive/2011/04/21/tech-ed-australia-2011-call-for-topics-now-live.aspx

SQL Server 2008 R2 and SharePoint 2010 Products: Better Together (white paper)

Choosing an edition of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is an important step when planning a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 deployment. This paper describes the benefits of deploying on SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition and scenarios in which its features can be applied. Download this white paper as a Word document (.docx) (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=187264).  …

Resources for Microsoft Solutions for Internet Sites

Find the resources you need to help you meet your customers’ digital marketing needs. Make the most of growing opportunities in developing rich Internet solutions by using Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 for Internet Sites and Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for Internet Sites Read More

Initial Best Practices & Lessons Learned from Microsoft ITs SharePoint 2010 Upgrade

With its SharePoint 2010 deployment nearly complete, Microsoft IT has developed helpful perspective on what worked and what steps could have been performed better. The Microsoft IT SharePoint engineering team is sharing its experiences with you to help reduce planning, deployment, and management of a SharePoint 2010 migration project.   Initial Best Practices & Lessons…