Home » SharePoint

Category: SharePoint

Posts about deploying, branding, and configuring SharePoint 2010.

SharePoint 2010 Backup and Recovery Best Practices Notes

From: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg266384.aspx#section_perf Performance best practices for Sharepoint backup and recovery SQL Minimize latency Use a local disk, separate from disk running SQL Server …copy to network storage later Network drives … 1 millisecond or less latency bw disk and SQL Server Keep databases small Quicker to back up and restore Use multiple content databases for …

Read more

What are all the SQL Server Services

Question: You are installing SharePoint and the DBA needs to know what SQL Services SharePoint will need. Good question, you think. It depends on what SharePoint services you decide to run. But in order to even have a chance, you ought to know what all the SQL Server 2008 Services are. SQL Server 2008 Services, …

Read more

User Profile Service provisioning checklist

Logged in as SP_Setup? Install SharePoint Run Products & Configuration Wizard SkipFarm Configuration Wizard Install Cumulative Updates Run Products & Configuration Wizard Register Service Accounts SP_ServicesAP account registered? [crayon-59e6b5b244701736633682/] SP_SitesAP account registered? [crayon-59e6b5b24470c684693242/] SP_MysitesAP account registered? [crayon-59e6b5b244714865741072/] SP_UPS account registered? [crayon-59e6b5b24471a924441712/] Create “Services” and “Office Web Apps” Application Pools (using SP_ServicesAP and SP_WebAppsAP, respectively) [crayon-59e6b5b244720135767933/] …

Read more

What is the difference between “SharePoint Server 2010” and “Search Server 2010 Express”?

Question: What is the difference between “SharePoint Server 2010” and “Search Server 2010 Express”? Alternatively, what is the difference between “Search Server 2010” and “Search Server 2010 Express”? Answer: Some conflicting (or, at a minimum, confusing) documentation on this. This Technet article clarifies better than Microsoft’s “Configuring Microsoft SharePoint 2010” book: The following table briefly …

Read more