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Hide Quick LaunchNew

This 2010 Web Part will hide the Quick Launch menu on a SharePoint 2010 site page. Good for getting maximum screen real estate on a custom page. Provided to you FREE by

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Choosing a Tool for Business Intelligence in SharePoint 2010New

The business intelligence tools you use depend on the specific problems you are trying to solve. Your daily business activities have associated information and insights that emerge in three main areas of business intelligence: personal, team, and organizational. There will be overlap across these areas.

Evaluate SharePoint Server 2010 - For IT ProfessionalsNew

This evaluation guide is designed to give IT Professionals an introduction and overview of the features in Microsoft® SharePoint® 2010 that are most pertinent to installing, managing, and configuring the SharePoint farm. The ultimate goal of this guide is to provide the IT pro with the understanding necessary for installing and evaluating SharePoint 2010. This guide is intended for the Windows Server® administrator, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and Office SharePoint Server 2007 administrator, Web server administrator, or any IT pro involved in server administration.

OIT 2010 Model - Supported DatabasesNew

Microsoft® SQL Server® databases are integral to Microsoft® SharePoint® 2010 Products. The databases used in a specific environment are determined by the product, version, edition, and features that are running. Database size, and the edition of SQL Server that you run will be determined by the capacity and feature requirements of your environment.

Search Model 1 of 4 - Search TechnologiesNew

This model outlines the different Microsoft® Search Technologies that can be utilized in your farm, as well as compare their features, scalability and managability.

Search Model 3 of 4 - Search ArchitecturesNew

This model outlines the physical and logical components of SharePoint Server 2010 that you will need to consider, as well as give examples of typical search architecture.

Sharepoint 2007 - Deployment Guide and ChecklistsNew

This is a printable booklet that contains all the essential checkpoints for a successful SharePoint Deployment.

SharePoint 2010 - Content - Business ValueNew

Enterprise Content Management (ECM) has become a key business priority for most organizations. The amount of business information created and shared is increasing in size and speed every day, government compliance requirements are becoming more stringent, and key business tasks require accurate and fast access to records, documents, and other information. With ECM in SharePoint Server, you can:
Drive participation ‐ Avoid chaos and end‐user resistance
Ensure Compliance ‐ Avoid risk by controlling unmanaged content, including Social content
Save Costs ‐ Avoid high costs of point solutions, especially where not needed.

SharePoint 2010 - Usage - Best PracticesNew

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 provides a vast number of capabilities that empower business users. For example, SharePoint Server 2010 enables users to collaborate on documents with each other, tag and rate content, self-publish, track group projects, and even develop their own productivity solutions. In short, Microsoft SharePoint 2010 makes it easier for people to work together.
In this white paper, you will learn how to manage content effectively, how to choose the best option for displaying content, and the most effective way to find your content later.

SharePoint 2010 Products - DeploymentNew

This model covers planning for deployment of SharePoint Server 2010 or SharePoint Foundation 2010.

SharePoint 2010 Products - Implementing GovernanceNew

SharePoint 2010 provides a rich set of capabilities that empower business users. For example, Microsoft® SharePoint® 2010 enables users to collaborate with each other, tag and rate content, self-publish, and even develop their own solutions. These new capabilities require clear guidance to both underscore their benefits and realize their potential while maintaining a level of consistency and control within an organization.

SharePoint 2010 Products - Single Farm ServicesNew

In Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2010, services are no longer contained within a Shared Services Provider (SSP). Instead, the infrastructure for hosting services moves into SharePoint® Foundation 2010 and the configuration of service offerings is much more flexible. Individual services can be configured independently and third-party companies can add services to the platform.

SharePoint 2010 Products - Upgrade ApproachesNew

When you are planning an upgrade from Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007 or Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 to Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products, think of the different upgrade approaches as building blocks that you can use to create your own optimal upgrade approach. The following upgrade approaches are available in SharePoint 2010 Products.

SharePoint 2010 Server - Governance PlanningNew

This white paper uses a fictitious company named Contoso to provide guidance for the proper governance planning and implementation of Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2010.

SharePoint Server 2010 - Business Connectivity Services ModelNew

Solutions based on Business Connectivity Services can take advantage of the integration of client applications, servers, services, and tools in the Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Information workers typically perform much of their work outside the formal processes of a business system. For example, they collaborate by phone or e-mail messages, use documents and spreadsheets from multiple sources, and switch between being online and offline.

SharePoint Server 2010 - Content DeploymentNew

Content deployment is a subset of the Enterprise Content Management feature of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 that you can use to copy content from a source site collection to a destination site collection. Most content deployment topologies include two or more server farms, to separate the authoring environment from the production environment.

SharePoint Server 2010 - Design Sample - Corporate Portal Classic AuthenticationNew

A design sample chart with Classic Authentification.

SharePoint Server 2010 - Operations ChecklistNew

This document provides information, such as checklists for daily, weekly, and monthly tasks, which are related to the operations management of a Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2010 environment. In addition, guidance is provided for using Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 to monitor a SharePoint environment.

SharePoint Server 2010 - Upgrade ServicesNew

This model covers upgrading the services infrastructure and content from Office SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010. In SharePoint Server 2010, many services that stored data in the SSP database have their own databases — in some cases, several databases. When you enable new services, new databases are also created to store the data for those services.

    expand   3 - PS Scripts
Set Cache Super User Accounts ScriptsNew

Two scripts included in the attached zip file;

SetSupers.ps1 is a powershell script which will set the two specified accounts on all web applications in the farm, and give each account appropriate security to each web application.
SetSuperUser.bat is a simple batch file which sets specified accounts for specified URLs. This is easy if you are only setting the accounts on a web app or two. Permissions will need to be granted to these accounts on the web applications.

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