The ‘One Click Rollout’ versus ‘Clicking It Together’ deployment method

‘One click rollout’ Lately we’ve put a lot of effort on how to deploy custom SharePoint implementations, especially when it comes to development, testing, acceptance and production environments. Working with the SharePoint solution framework is great; it has become a ‘piece of cake’ to synchronize the environments with the applications and features that we’ve build. … Read more

Microsoft Filter Pack Released

Good news via William Bear: “The Microsoft Filter Pack for search has been released enabling critical search scenarios across a variety of Microsoft Search products including SharePoint Portal Server 2003, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Search Server 2008, Search Server 2008 Express Edition, Exchange Server 2005, SQL Server 2005/2008, and Windows … Read more

WSS 3.0 and MOSS 2007 SDK’s revised (December 2007)

WSS 3.0 SDKThe Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Software Development Kit (SDK) includes documentation, as well as code examples within the topics, for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0.The Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SDK describes the technologies that Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 provides for developers. It contains overview information and step-by-step, how-to procedures for programming with Windows SharePoint … Read more

Starting with Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint?

Read this first [via Andrew Connell]: Forms Authentication in SharePoint Products and Technologies (Part 1): Introduction Forms Authentication in SharePoint Products and Technologies (Part 2): Membership and Role Provider Samples Forms Authentication in SharePoint Products and Technologies (Part 3): Forms Authentication vs. Windows Authentication Also check out the FBA projects on CodePlex, which give you … Read more

SharePoint Monitoring Toolkit Available for Download

The SharePoint Monitoring Toolkit helps you manage Microsoft® SharePoint® environments of all sizes with two new management packs for System Center Operations Manager 2007: Windows® SharePoint Services 3.0 Management Pack Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Management Pack These packs monitor the health state of the components in your SharePoint environment that affect performance and availability. … Read more

The MOSS 2007, WSS 3.0 and Office Suite 2007 Service Pack 1

MOSS SP1 Available here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=AD59175C-AD6A-4027-8C2F-DB25322F791B&displaylang=en The 2007 Microsoft Office Servers Service Pack 1 delivers important customer-requested stability and performance improvements, while incorporating further enhancements to user security. This service pack also includes all of the updates released for the 2007 Microsoft Office System servers prior to December of 2007. You can get a more complete … Read more