Connecting to SharePoint on Office 365 with Windows Phone 7

One of my colleagues recently asked me to look into connecting to a SharePoint site running on Office 365 from a Windows Phone 7 application. Now this is something that the phone has native support for but in this case he wanted to be able to build an application that had added functionality and then…


Getting up and Running with Crescent on CTP 3

The sharepoint requirement for Crescent is a bit of a show stopper if Sharepoint isn’t your day job. The following is an excellent step by step guide to getting up and running with a crescent demo. The following will be enough to get the Picnic Demo up and running. If you want to go on…


SharePoint 2010 – A comparison with SharePoint 2007

Our next SoundByte, “SharePoint 2010 – A comparison with SharePoint 2007”, will be run on Friday 18th March 2011 from 11:00 – 12:00 UK Time. The session is charged at the rate of 1 hour from your ADM contract for up to 2 Live Meeting connections (and unlimited attendees at each of these connections). If…


Changing the User Account for Reporting Services 2008 (not R2) in SharePoint 2010 in Integrated Mode

It looks like the R2 documentation is either wrong, or simply doesn’t apply when you’re trying to change the account for reporting services Sql 2008. I also found the online docs for 2008 didn’t match what I was seeing (detailed here:http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb326213(SQL.100).aspx). After changing the account in the configuration manager, the give away message was in…


Essential Tips On Kerberos for SharePoint Deployers

This definitely isn’t the first blog post on this topic, and it certainly won’t be the last – but hopefully it will bring some peace and understanding to those struggling to get Kerberos working in a live SharePoint deployment. First off, I must credit Martin Kearn’s excellent posts here that were invaluable in getting me…


‘SharePoint in a Day’ Workshop

Just one of the services we offer in the ADC team is technology / product workshops. Please find details below of the ‘SharePoint in a Day’ workshop we currently offer. The previous runs of this workshop have had great feedback and demand for SharePoint continues to grow! For existing customers, if you would like take…