Security: Microsoft Groove Enterprise Services

We’ve released a new security paper on our TechCenter that covers Groove Enterprise Services.  Nothing like a little security reading to get you all fired up, right?  Its a short paper, only 9 or 10 pages, but if you run Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007, Microsoft Office Groove 2007, or Microsoft Office Live Groove, this information is…


Do I need Microsoft Office Groove Server?

There seems to be some confusion about where, when, or even who needs Groove Server 2007.  I’ll try to clarify, with text and pictures.  Let me know if I succeed.   Most readers know that Office Groove 2007 is first and foremost a client application.  The client is mainly available in three configurations: Office Live Groove, Office…


Free Groove Fundamentals and Infrastructure Training at TechEd

Spread the word! TechEd attendees are invited to attend Groove 2007 Fundamentals & Infrastructure Training.  This full day “hands on” training will take place on Sunday, June 3rd in Orlando at the Swan and Dolphin Hotel ( Its absolutely free, and you are guarenteed to learn something new about Groove! Register now for this unique opportunity…


Groove at TechEd 2007

Hey kids, I’m going to Disney!  I just booked my tickets for TechEd 2007 in Orlando.  Sure, Orlando in June isn’t exactly a vacation destination, but if you come by the Groove sessions, we’ll give you something to write home about! Here is a sneak peek at the sessions that will help you Get in the…


What you need to know about Groove Server

There’s a new article in Computerworld talking about Groove Server 2007.  “Office Groove Server creates the functional magic between Groove clients and extends management, communication and data integration…” Jonathan Hassell. Read the whole article here: What You Need to Know About Microsoft’s Groove Server Link to this page:  


How To: Secure Groove Server Manager 2007

If you are installing your own servers, special care must be taken to secure that infrastructure.  Like other Web applications, the Groove Manager’s administrative IIS Web interface must be secured against unauthorized access and interference. Controlling network access, instituting a reliable authentication system, configuring SSL, and defining administrative roles for the administrative Web pages are…