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Proudly South African SharePoint theme store has just launched with some great looking themes for your SharePoint sites. Check them out here These are delivered by local partner, bSolve. Michael


Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) proposed standard announced

Today, EMC, IBM and Microsoft (along with other leading ECM industry vendors Alfresco, Open Text, Oracle and SAP) announced a jointly developed specification called the Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) specification. CMIS uses Web Services and Web 2.0 interfaces to enable applications to interoperate with multiple Enterprise Content Management (ECM) repositories by different vendors. The…


Updates for SharePoint Released

Yesterday, the SharePoint product team announced the release of important rollup updates for SharePoint Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Project Server 2007, Search Server 2008, Search Server 2008 Express and Project Professional 2007. I strongly recommend reading their release announcements, and start planning for the implementation of these ASAP. Technorati Profile


SharePoint under Hyper-V versus Virtual Server 2005 R2

I have done a fair amount of SharePoint demos and developement over the past few years, and have always done this on my laptop using Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 or Microsoft Virtual PC, to host and run a SharePoint environment. Last year at Tech-Ed, while I was doing a demo, I had a comment from…


New SharePoint Developer Portal for ASP .Net Developers

Are you an ASP .Net developer, who is interested in developing on SharePoint (WSS or MOSS), but not sure where to start? Microsoft has just released materials targeted at you, which can be found on the new Developer Portal for SharePoint. It focuses on the top 10 developer "things" you would need to know i.e:…


SharePoint Introduction for .NET developers webcast series

New to SharePoint development or want to brush up? Check out this free webcast series targeted at YOU! In this 10-part series, you will receive practical technical information from Robert Bogue and Andrew Connell, Microsoft SharePoint Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs), covering 10 fundamental developer topics on SharePoint Products and Technologies via Live Meeting Webcast About…


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Great SharePoint Designer Workflow How To’s, Tips and Tricks

There are some great new articles on the SharePoint Designer team blog which are really useful if you are new to SharePoint Designer workflows, or are looking for some cool workflow tips and tricks. Check it out


SharePoint Pedia has Gone Live

Check it out at, looks pretty cool. Another awesome example of a solution built on MOSS.


Use Windows Live Writer to create blog posts … for MOSS

I have just recently downloaded Windows Liver Writer Beta (, and have used it to create my previous blog post. The tool is very simple to use, and the best part about it is that it can be used to post entries to a MOSS hosted Blog site. And it Just Works, with proper in…