MOSS 2007 Toolkit – v4 released

Version 4 of the much loved Toolkit for MOSS 2007 has been released. Some of the new or improved functionality included in v4: Diagnostic Tool improvements Permission Reporting Tool Quota Management Command Security Configuration Wizard Further information about the Toolkit can be found on the Microsoft SharePoint Team Blog or directly on TechNet.


Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009

October 19-22, 2009, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, USA The SharePoint Conference 2009 will be the first and the best conference to get in depth training on SharePoint 2010, from upgrade and migration to the business value of new platform features and functionality. Come and get early insight into what you’ll be able to…


Microsoft Connection Days

At five locations in Switzerland from 28 September up to 8. October 2009, Microsoft Connection Days (ex Partner Days), an event for Partners and IT professionals will be held. This year, Microsoft Partners and now IT Professionals will have the opportunity, under one roof, to network and make interesting contacts. Five IT professional topics will…


Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide – SharePoint Online

You may want to Evaluate SharePoint Online (USA Site) (Swiss Site), but don’t know where to start. Well, the new IPD (Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide) for SharePoint Online is exactly the right thing for you. The document you are looking for on the web page is the “SharePoint Online – Evaluating Software-plus-Services.zip” All the…


New White Papers for SQL Server Published

A number of new white papers have been published relating to SQL Server and Microsoft or 3rd Party Applications: Configure disaster recovery across SharePoint farms by using SQL Server log shippingCreate a disaster recovery farm in a geographically distributed data center for SharePoint  Disk Partition Alignment Best Practices for SQL ServerThis paper documents performance for…


SharePoint Server 2007 SP2 – Bug with Product Expiry

During the installation of Service Pack 2 (SP2), a product expiration date is improperly activated. This means SharePoint will expire as though it was a trial installation 180 days after SP2 is deployed. The activation of the expiration date will not affect the normal function of SharePoint up until the expiration date passes. Furthermore, product…


Office 2007 Service Pack 2 is available

Today we shipped Service Pack 2 for: Microsoft Office 2007 Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Highlights include: The ability to open, edit and save documents in version 1.1 of the OpenDocument Format for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. These applications now let users save, open, and edit files as OpenDocument Text (*.odt),…


Virtualizing SharePoint – Real World Experiences

If you are thinking about (or have already) Virtualized Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, have a look the the Virtualization blog for some really good real-world experiences and guidance. http://blogs.technet.com/virtualization/archive/2009/04/06/Series-on-virtualizing-SharePoint.aspx