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Indexing Azure SQL Database with Azure Search

This post will show how to index a table in an Azure SQL Database using Azure Search. Background I am always trying to learn more about Azure, about things that are possible.  One thing I just learned today that I had to share was the ability to use Azure Search against an Azure SQL Database. … Read more

Clarifying Guidance on SharePoint Security Groups versus Active Directory Domain Services Groups

I received the following question on the SPYam group on Yammer, and decided to share the information with the broader audience via my blog. For SharePoint security Microsoft always recommended to use Active directory group inside SharePoint group. But this guidance now changed Microsoft now recommend: "We do not recommend SharePoint groups to assign permissions… Read more