Three new technical articles about Groove 2007 available on TechNet & MSDN

We wanted to let you know about three new technical articles we recently published.  One is geared towards IT Pros deploying Groove: Impact of Groove on a Network This paper presents information about how Groove communicates on the network, provides some best practices for running Groove on your network, and introduces some basic communication troubleshooting…


Groove Summit in France

Another quick, get the word out moment here at the Groove Advisor Blog. One of our partners has a scheduled event around Groove in Paris. Here are the details: cost FREE Date September 25th, 2008 Time 2 to 6 PM Location 148 rue de l’Université at Paris Please visit the web site here for details…


Upcoming Webcast on Tips and Tricks for Groove 2007

Just a quick post to alert you to an upcoming Webcast: Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks for Groove 2007, Provide Anywhere, Anytime Access to People and Information (Level 100)   link to this article:


Solution Development in Groove 2007

In our last blog post we talked about our overall goals for future releases of Microsoft Office Groove continuing to better inter-operate with and complement Office SharePoint. This post will summarize the solution development options available today in Groove 2007 and some of our early thinking about solution development in Groove longer term. Releasing Groove…

MVP’s discuss the future of Microsoft Office Groove

We’ve just wrapped up a very productive exchange with the Office Groove and SharePoint MVP’s who attended this week’s Global Summit which concluded yesterday.  The experience of the Groove MVP’s along with the SharePoint, InfoPath, and other MVP’s who attended our sessions resulted in many lively discussions about collaboration in the enterprise. Many of the…


Say hello to our new Groove MVPs!

The Groove MVP community expands once again.  Congratulations to our new Groove MVPs who were notified on April 1: Jean-Michel Davault (France): Jean-Michel has been involved with Groove since 2001 and works for Hommes & Process, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. He is General Secretary for France of the IAMCP partner association which promotes Microsoft…


Infoworld’s Abruzze talks about Groove

J.Peter Abruzze continues his discussion of Microsoft Office Groove 2007. In this post he talks about Groove Server 2007, and the different components.  –abbott

Microsoft Office Groove-tube

Not sure if you have seen this quick YouTube video from Mike Agerbo, of Get Connected fame.  He gives a two minute review of Groove 2007 and OneNote 2007.  Its a good pointer if you are trying to explain Groove 2007 to someone for the first time.  Although it implies that you need Communicator in order…


Groove Server Certification

If you had a chance to look at J. Peter Abruzze’s blog entry on Groove Server and Enterprise Services (Getting into the Groove, Part 1: Outsource or in-house?), you might be interested in digging a little deeper into learning about Groove.  You can start with the material on, but there is more technical detail…


Updates to Groove Web Services Helpers

Bob Novas is one of the frequent contributors to the Groove Web Helpers.  He recently posted an update to address some of the problems he has encountered in his projects.  In his words: “…I’ve been troubled by the behavior of the code – sometimes web service operations fail (with a message like “The request was…