Webcast Reminder: August 2011 Cumulative Update & Successfully Deploy Project Server on VMware with Shared Infrastructure

Quick reminder that there are two webcasts you might want to attend this week: Information about Microsoft Project and Project Server August 2011 Software Update , Adrian Jenkins, Brian Smith: Tuesday September 27th, 8:00am Pacific Time  Successfully Deploy Project Server on VMware with Shared Infrastructure , Sacha Cohn, Corporate Project Solutions: Thursday September 29th, 8:00am…


Must read: Best practices for capacity management for SharePoint Server 2010

The following article got published on TechNet: Best practices for capacity management for SharePoint Server 2010 that is a great reminder of best practices you should follow in any deployment (yes all applies to Project Server 2010 as well): Read the available documentation Document your capacity management strategy Plan for growth and change Carefully plan…


Project Server 2010 Performance & Capacity Planning whitepaper

Must read prior to any production rollout: Estimate Performance and Capacity Requirements for Microsoft Project Server 2010. This performance and capacity planning document provides guidance on the footprint that usage of Microsoft Project Server 2010 has on topologies running Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. More information around performance and capacity planning for Project Server 2010 can…


Inventory of Project Server and SharePoint Server 2010 Databases

Must see Visio download for all IT Pros: Databases That Support SharePoint 2010 Products (yes it discussed the four Project Server databases required per Project Web App instance) and a lot downloads are available with the upcoming launch, a glimpse here: Ignition, 3, 2, 1 … Microsoft Project 2010 Launch countdown has started


Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is RTM

Exciting times at Microsoft, after Visual Studio 2010 and Office 2010, SharePoint 2010, Project 2010, Project Server 2010, SQL 2008 R2 is RTM (press release: Microsoft Kicks Off Worldwide Launch of SQL Server 2008 R2). A good summary of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 can be found here: http://blogs.technet.com/dataplatforminsider/archive/2010/04/21/sql-server-2008-r2-released-to-manufacturing.aspx Also check out this free book…


Project Server 2010 – Coexisting with SharePoint Server 2010 webcast on April 21st

Following this announcement at the beginning of March 2010: ANNOUNCING Microsoft Project Server 2010 IT Professional TechNet Webcast Series, don’t miss out tomorrow (April 21st) this free opportunity to learn from Jean-Francois LeSaux, EPM Lead Architect, Microsoft Corporation, Project Server 2010 – Coexisting with SharePoint Server 2010. Live at a browser near you starting at…


Capacity Management for SharePoint Server 2010 and Project Server 2010

Now that we have announced the Project Server 2010 and SharePoint Server 2010 Release To Manufacturing (Project 2010 reaches RTM!!!) a great series of assets went live last week to help you plan your 2010 Farm: Capacity Management for SharePoint Server 2010. Since Project Server 2010 is built on top of SharePoint Server 2010 it…