Monday Mail Bag

Here’s a couple of emails that were received that may be of interest to others.  WSS to MOSS Migration We received a query regarding how to upgrade from Windows SharePoint Server 2.0 to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server(MOSS).  As you should install MOSS prior to installing Project Server, you’ll want to first upgrade your existing WSS…


Suggested Security Reading

I’ve been meeting with Phil Smail, fellow program manager and resident Project Server security guru, on laying out the Project Server security configuration for a Project Server 2007 instance within Microsoft.  I was fairly familiar with the Project 2003 Security functionality so I knew basically what I wanted.  However, it quickly became apparent to me that are several new and…


Resource Management

    Hello, My name is Dave Ducolon and I am a Program Manager for Microsoft Office Project/Project Server.  It is my pleasure to write about and to discuss Resource Management and other related topics for the 2007 release.  Resource Management is at its best a hard job.  And at the core is Capacity Management and…


Programming Update

I wanted to let the regular readers of this blog about a change in blog stewardship.  GOOD LUCK!Lidiane has relocated to Boston from Redmond for personal reasons and has joined another Microsoft team there.  We wish her well and thank her for her great work on Project 2007 and the Project blog.  As a result, she…


Project Programmability Blog!

As we are on the verge of releasing Microsoft Office Project 2007 we want to help our customer and partner community by providing a forum for learning how to develop applications that communicate with both Project Server and Project Client. There are three of us manning the Project Programmability blog, Patrick Conlan, Phil Smail and…


Project Server – Outlook Integration

The Program Manager in Outlook (Melissa) and one of our Program Managers here in Project (Jon) collaborated on a post explaining the integration between Project Server and Outlook in this release. These posts go into nice detail about how you can manage your tasks directly from Outlook. This is an especially important feature for team…


Beta 2 Technical Refresh Download Links

Get the lastest versions of Project 2007 below:  Project 2007 Beta 2 Technical Refresh http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=0847fcdf-14a0-4cc0-b946-4f0dd9d2b88a&DisplayLang=en   Project Server 2007 Beta 2 Technical Refresh http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=1b741a82-063c-4c63-8507-1b8e520adb2e&DisplayLang=en   All other Office 2007 downloads: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/results.aspx?pocId=4289AE77-4CBA-4A75-86F3-9FF96F68E491&freetext=2007officebeta2tr&displaylang=en0