SharePoint vs. Snapshots (Part 2)

This is a continuation of the previous article, SharePoint vs. Snapshots, which us recommended prior reading. Hopefully after reading my previous post on how SharePoint and snapshots really, really don’t get along well, you’re wondering how you might take advantage of this incredibly awesome capability to literally turn back time on your environment in case…

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PingUrl

Sometimes when testing a performance issue with SharePoint, you really just want a very simple tool that will do nothing but submit a request to the SharePoint server and tell you EXACTLY how long that request took. And sometimes you want it to automatically KEEP trying to submit that request and continue to report out…

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SharePoint vs. Snapshots

Note: for the purposes of this article I’m focusing exlusively on virtualization and storage based snapshots. SQL snapshots are a different matter altogether and if available, are used frequently by SharePoint itself. The two should not be confused. One of the many joys of our currently heavily virtualized world is the use of Snapshots. Whether…

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