SharePoint Server 2016 : Zero downtime patching walkthrough

Myself, Bob Fox, Karl Reigel recently recorded a video to provide some advice and guidance around Zero Downtime Patching and how it shifts the equation for SharePoint Server Farm admins in SharePoint Server 2016. I am pleased to say that thanks to our awesome reviewers and the great team of content writers at Microsoft we…


Free eBook : Configuring Microsoft SharePoint Hybrid Capabilities

We are pleased to announce the availability of our eBook on Configuring Microsoft SharePoint Hybrid Capabilities. Authors: Neil Hodgkinson (MSFT), Manas Biswas (MSFT)  and Jeremy Taylor (MVP) The book in PDF format can be downloaded here : https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/microsoft_press/2016/07/06/free-ebook-configuring-microsoft-sharepoint-hybrid-capabilities/ Mobile and e-Reader versions are to follow.  


Cloud Hybrid Search Service Application: Removing items from the Office 365 Search Index.

Microsoft announced the Preview of Cloud Hybrid Search to an audience at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Chicago during May of 2015, the channel 9 recording can be found here. After the announcement many Office 365 customers deployed cloud hybrid search into test and proof of concept platforms. When SharePoint Server 2016 was released to…