Software Boundary Guidance for SharePoint 2013 Gotcha’s (Don’t do this)

  Recently published on Microsoft TechNet (30 October) were the Software boundaries and limits for SharePoint 2013.  Some noticeable adds are in this guidance so please take the time and familiarize yourself with the changes.  Some of the guidance however did not change and a couple in particular I want to reference due to the… Read more

Kerberos FatFingeritis? How to set your Kerby SPNs the safe way

<A Microsoft PFE’s Note from the Field> So in my day to day SharePoint support endeavors one of theclassic cases that come in from time to time is customers trying to implementKerberos into their Farms.   One of theissues I see pop up a lot is duplicate SPN’s.   The classic method (via the command line) is… Read more

SharePoint 2010 Patching Fun Facts

One question I get asked a lot from customers is aroundpatching their SharePoint environments.  In general you were always able to install the bits on all your serversin any order you felt like going.. the real question or issue I have found isthe completion step which is running the Configuration Wizard.    Some customers went so far… Read more

SharePoint 2010 SP1 + June CU Slipstream

  Building a brand new SharePoint 2010 Environment?   Want to decrease some of the time for makingsure your environment is up to date with regards to versioning?    Slipstream your build. In the following section I am going to detail how I build myslipstreams… there are other posts out there that will be similar and may… Read more