How to create Pin Authorization Normalization rule in Lync

I have got many requests on how to create Pin Authorization for specific users on lync to be able to dial international calls. Here’s a sample case scenario and print screen of the normalization rule that meets this case: – User has to type pin number before any dialed international number,  the pin number is…


My Hello Azure Service Bus WCF Service–Step by step guide

This is the first post in a series to take you through my learning experience to using the Windows Azure service bus. The Service Bus is a concrete implementation of the service bus pattern designed to operate at Internet scope within highly-scalable Microsoft data centers as a constituent of the Windows Azure platform. The Service…

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Visual Round Trip Analyzer For SharePoint administrator

Visual Round Trip Analyzer (VRTA) is a tool that helps the SharePoint Administrator identify what is being downloaded at a web page level. One of the biggest complaints from users is the response time.   VRTA excels in showing the network round trip relationship between the client and the server. This is also critical to…

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TFS 2010 in Practice –Import Upgrade from 2005/2008

Introduction Hello again. In the first part we have done an introduction to TFS 2010 and installation according to dual-server topology. In this post, we will talk about migrating existing TFS databases into TFS 2010 platform. We shall start! Firstly, before we are getting into details of importing upgrade, I would like to mention other…

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Implementing a message pass-through WCF Behaviour (Router WCF service)

I recently came across a requirement to implement a Windows Communication Service that acts as a message router across several other WCF backend services. This router service main functionality is to encapsulate the backend services and also to add automatic request monitoring. This should not be hard I was thinking but there are couple of…

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Streamed XPath Extraction using hidden BizTalk class XPathReader

Usually when writing custom BizTalk pipeline components you find yourself wanting to extract specific values from the message passed using Xpath statements. You can do this either by XPathDocument or XDocument, but this solution would require loading the entire XML into memory and if the XML file is huge that can be not possible. Also…

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Installing and configuring a 4-server SharePoint farm–a successful order

Translate this pageArabicBulgarianCatalanChinese SimplifiedChinese TraditionalCzechDanishDutchEstonianFinnishFrenchGermanGreekHaitian CreoleHebrewHindiHungarianIndonesianItalianJapaneseKoreanLatvianLithuanianNorwegianPolishPortugueseRomanianRussianSlovakSlovenianSpanishSwedishThaiTurkishUkrainianVietnamese Microsoft® Translator Check out this page in {0} translated from {1}translated fromOriginal:Translated:Automatic translation powered by Microsoft® TranslatorStart translatingStop translatingCloseClose and show original pageSelect Below is the order I followed recently to install and configure a 4-server SharePoint Farm.   Ran PrerequisitesInstaller.exe on Application Server 01 – installer downloaded and…

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Securing WCF Services with Custom WIF STS: A Step-By-Step guide

In real SOA implementation, you will be probably exposing many WCF Services that you need to secure. Many blogs are there around STS and WCF, but non of them which guide you through a basic implementation of a custom STS using Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) to secure your WCF services. If you are just starting with STS/WIF or you have spent…

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WSPAD file is in bad format

    I’ve been configuring TMG auto client proxy detection and it was failing. After researching it online and internally, didn’t find anything useful. So when I installed the TMG client and run this test: C:\Program Files (x86)\Forefront TMG Client>FwcTool.exe testautodetect FwcTool version 7.0.7734.100 Forefront TMG Client support tool Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights…


Operation Tasks for Monitoring & Maintaining SharePoint environment

    Below are the operational tasks which should be done on a regular basis, . There is still work to be done on deciding who will perform each task. Daily Tasks The following tasks should all be carried out on a daily basis: Backup SQL Server Database Backup Web Front End Servers Backup MOSS…

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