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SPDocKit – Generating SharePoint Documentation

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in Microsoft

Have you ever wanted to generate the entire documentation of a SharePoint farm with just a few mouse clicks, or wanted to compare settings of two different SharePoint Farms?

SPDocKit from Acceleratio have an application designed to help administrators and consultant to automatically generate SharePoint farm documentation (in XML or DOCX), compare farms and track configuration changes. It can be run directly (no install) or installed for the advanced reporting features.

The SharePoint Advantage: removing obstacles to collaboration

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in Microsoft

extract from the article “SharePoint is regarded by many IT departments as their Swiss army knife. It enables collaboration, team and project management, electronic content and records management, intranets, extranets, portals and more. All out of the box. However, some businesses still report failing to make full use of the many benefits available”

See Martin Neale’s interview on how you can remedy the problem and how ICS helped Harrods: http://blogs.technet.com/b/mediumbusiness/archive/2012/09/11/the-sharepoint-advantage-removing-obstacles-to-collaboration.aspx

Hosting SharePoint Farms on Windows Azure Virtual Machines

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in Microsoft

Microsoft is making significant investments in Windows Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS). One of the primary scenarios is running SharePoint on Windows Azure virtual machines. In this session you will learn how to build development SharePoint instances and full SharePoint farms on the new persistent VM role. You will also learn how to fully automate the creation of the farms using PowerShell. In addition to how to build a SharePoint farm, this session will discuss how you can build SharePoint Farms that call on-premise services.