Working for Rackspace I have had the ability to architect some truly BIG SharePoint farms. One thing to realize along the way is that a lot of people lead with the need for very large, very geographically dispersed farms – but the reality is that...
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At Twynham we have been streaming all of our video and audio files through SharePoint for many years, The staff have now grown to very much rely on this system as they do not now have access to TV’s, video...
In this post I investigate the differences between the Backup-SPFarm and Backup-SPConfigurationDatabase cmdlets in the process of configuration-only backup in SharePoint 2010. I also extrapolate a bit on how the Backup-SPConfigurationDatabase may have come to be.
The SharePoint 2010 Disaster Recovery Guide is now available! In this post, I provide a small peek into the contents of the book and the people who helped make it a reality.
In this post, I discuss SharePoint 2010's new configuration-only backup and restore capabilities, how they work, and why they probably aren't going to remove the need for farm configuration documentation anytime soon.