SharePoint and SQL Log Shipping for GEO Replication

If you are considering some form of geographic replication you probably have or will be considering SQL Log Shipping.  If so then check out this article: Notes on SQL Server 2000/2005 Log Shipping with SharePoint Products and Technologies </steve>


Database Mirroring

The database mirroring white paper has been updated.  Go check it out. Using Database Mirroring with Office SharePoint Server and Windows SharePoint Services </steve>


SharePoint Database Management

Bill Baer has written an excellent white paper: Database Maintenance for SharePoint.  After reading, I checked the fragmentation of several indexes and was surprised to see such bad shape….definitely worth reading and some good advice. </steve>


SharePoint and Database Mirroring

Using database mirroring with Office SharePoint Server [Note: this whitepaper was recently updated, July, 2007] This downloadable white paper provides information about using database mirroring in Microsoft SQL Server 2005 to provide more reliability for your Microsoft Office SharePoint Server server farm. Database mirroring makes it easier and faster to recover from a failure of…


SQL Server 2005 SP2

For those running 2005, SP2 is available for download from here.  If you downloaded SP2 prior to March 5 you should read the KB article. </steve>  

SharePoint 2007 and Reporting Services 2005

For your awareness to know this kind of functionality is coming. [Updated June 26, 07: here is a link to the final release version.] </steve>  Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Add-in for Microsoft SharePoint Technologies – Community Technology Preview (CTP) November 2006 Overview Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Add-in for SharePoint Technologies (Reporting…