SharePoint Ports, Proxies and Protocols .... Search Communication

Following on from the blog that Martin Kearn posted , I wanted to expand on some of the mysteries of the communication that SharePoint uses for enterprise search. While we were putting together the material for the TechEd talk, this was by and large the most interesting communication section to work on. Almost all administration…

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SharePoint Ports, Proxies and Protocols .... An overview of farm communications

During November 2008 Martin Kearn and Pete Reid worked on a session at the TechEd 2008 conference in Barcelona entitled “SharePoint Ports, Protocols and Proxies. An end-to-end overview of SharePoint inter-server communication” (OFC402). The slides from the TechEd presentation can be found here, these include more detail than is presented in this article. The session talked…

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