Planning for Capacity Boundaries, Estimating Performance & Capacity Requirements… Additional Factors, and Tools for MOSS/WSSv.3

WSS: MOSS: Within these docs you’ll find data on servers, server topologies, system sizing, figuring out requests per second, understanding performance characteristics and guidance around features, such as folders vs. no folders. Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Plan for software boundaries Chapter overview: Estimate performance and capacity requirements Windows SharePoint Services collaboration environments Portal…


MOSS/WSS upgrade and deployment guides

Now that WSS and MOSS are available for download (at least the Trial version of MOSS is available for everyone) the following instructions might be helpful: Upgrading from Office SharePoint Server 2007 Beta 2 Technical Refresh to Release Version Upgrading from Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Beta 2 Technical Refresh to Release Version Setup, Administration and…


WSS 3.0 ready to download!

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Details page URL:  Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 x64Details page URL: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language PackDetails page URL: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack x64Details page URL:  


MOSS 2007 Trial version available for download!

The trial version based on the final release of MOSS 2007 is now available for download:  


New Download: WSS 3.0 Tools: Visual Studio 2005 Extensions

Brief Description (Visual Studio 2005 extensions for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, November CTP)Tools for developing custom SharePoint applications: Visual Studio project templates for Web Parts, site definitions, and list definitions; and a stand-alone utility program, the SharePoint Solution Generator.   Overview This Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the Visual Studio 2005 Extensions for Windows SharePoint…


Kai gives an insight into the caching features available in MOSS 2007

Kai explains the different caches used by MOSS 2007 (output cache, disk cache, object cache) and how they can be configured for authenticated and anonymous visitors of the site. How can I make my web site faster with caching?


Tyler provides insights in his experiences in porting his website to MOSS 2007 using WCM

Tyler Butler – Program Manager for the WCM Parts of MOSS 2007 – started a nice article series that explains how he ported his personal site to MOSS 2007. A very good read for everyone willing to start with the WCM features of MOSS 2007. Part 1 – Planning and Basic BrandingPart 2 – Building…


Anouncement: 2007 Microsoft Office system code completed and released to manufacturing (RTM)

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 6, 2006 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the completion of the 2007 Microsoft® Office system code and confirmed its release to manufacturing (RTM). This gold code milestone concludes the largest Microsoft Office beta program to date, with more than 3.5 million people downloading Beta 2. The unprecedented quantity of feedback from…


Whitepaper: Understanding Workflow in Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services and the 2007 Microsoft Office System

Brief Description In this white paper, learn the basics of the Windows Workflow Foundation, how this technology has been integrated into both Windows SharePoint Services and the 2007 Office System, and how to benefit from workflows applied to business processes. Overview Businesses depend on business processes. While those processes often involve software, the most important…