Platformer Move Left Glitch Fix

I have been trying out code samples on Windows Phone. The platformer game sample moves a player left and right by tilting the phone in the direction to travel. The sample code as published on 10/4/2011 has a problem where the player gets stuck when you tilt to move left until you tilt a lot…


Video published of the Full Farm Failover demo in the SharePoint 2011 Conference Keynote

You can watch the demo that I worked on here: Skip through to 42 minutes to see the 10 minute demo. Watch as SharePoint 2010 handles the network cable to the SQL Server being disconnected and fails over to a secondary SQL Server machine thanks to SQL “Denali” Always On.  


SharePoint Scalability Report and the SharePoint Conference 2011 Keynote Demo

We just published the Scale Test Report for Very Large Scale Document Repositories on Technet. This is all the details of the scale tests we did to help support the increases that we made in the SharePoint Limits and Boundaries document. The first keynote demo at the SharePoint Conference 2011 used the same SharePoint farm…


New SharePoint 2010 Implementers Courseware, Two Courses: Internet Sites Implementers and Enterprise Content Management Implementers

I am pleased to announce that TechNet have published two new Training Courses for Implementing SharePoint Solutions. Each of these courses contains 15 modules representing 5 days of instructor led training and each module includes video lessons, hands on labs, and a quiz. SharePoint Enterprise Content Management Implementers Course This course teaches implementers how to…


New Demos of SharePoint 2010 web site capabilities

We have two new demos of SharePoint 2010 for Internet Sites capability demos. The first one shows a SharePoint 2010 based web site that includes search, web analytics, social networking integration, and web content management. The second one shows the same web site, calling out additional search features, showing a mobile view of the…


Articles about Scaling SharePoint to Large Content Database Capacity

Today we announced new scalability limits for SharePoint content databases. SharePoint 2010 implementations can make use of scale up and scale out. Scale up means increasing hardware resources available so that the software can do more. Scale out means increasing the number of servers that you are loading up and for SharePoint this also means…


Read the detail about SharePoint 2010 and Remote Blob Storage

What is Remote Blog Storage (RBS) and what can it do for me? View the second part of this SharePoint Team Blog article. Additional articles on RBS with SharePoint 2010: Plan for RBS Manage RBS Overview of RBS Install and configure RBS         Install and configure RBS with 3rd party  provider             Set a content database to…


Announcing: New Larger Content Database Size Limits and RBS Clarifications

Today we are updating the SharePoint Boundaries and Limits document on TechNet with larger content database size limits and we are clarifying the value in Remote Blob Storage (RBS). With these changes to the SharePoint software boundaries the discussion of scale limits moves to other areas such as appropriate hardware, SQL Server configuration, disk IO…


My Favourite SharePoint 2010 Scalability Articles

The scalability test results for SharePoint large scale document management is here. The SharePoint 2010 support boundaries and limits document is here.