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…


Database Maintenance for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products

Database, database, database, yes there are plenty of them and guess what you need to maintain them for optimal performance! A MUST read for all farm admin, and I hope you all carefully implement maintenance plans: Database Maintenance for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products This white paper provides information and guidelines for maintaining the databases that…


Check out SharePoint Diagnostic Studio 2010, SPDiag 3.0

Following the recent release of Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administration Toolkit v2.0 every consultant and farm/pwa administrator should check out the new SharePoint Diagnostic Studio 2010 (SPDiag 3.0). A peak below of running SPDiag in the standard demo virtual machine and some of the reports you can generate. Will definitely be very useful to troubleshoot performance…


Must Read: Professional SharePoint 2010 Administration

A must have for all SharePoint and Project Server farm administrators, PMO administrators and consultants: Professional SharePoint 2010 Administration from Todd Klindt, Shane Young, and Steve Caravajal (ISBN: 978-0-470-53333-8, Wrox, 840 pages, June 2010). I really enjoyed the breadth of topics, the expertise and advices as well as the writing style from the authors. A…