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  • Blog Post: Track Stimulus Spending with SharePoint… new Recovery.gov site LIVE on SharePoint Server 2007

    One of the cool aspects of working at Microsoft is the opportunity to work on some fantastic projects. It’s truly been a pleasure working on some great internet facing SharePoint websites that showcase the platform’s ability to service some of the internet’s most demanding websites and show it’s effectiveness...
  • Blog Post: Just released from Patterns & Practices: Developing SharePoint Applications

    The Patterns & Practices team has recently released new guidance around building collaborative applications on the SharePoint platform. The goal of this release is to help customers understand how to develop large scale, content-driven SharePoint applications that extend the value of existing...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure Reference Application released to MSDN Code Gallery

      Project Riviera is a comprehensive code sample to demonstrate how to develop multi-tenant highly-scalable line-of-business application on Windows Azure Platform , built by a cloud ISV partner, Cumulux . Cumulux is a Microsoft partner who’s built their business around  delivering solutions...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Windows 7 in Reston, VA

    Sanjay and our ISV Team are at it again and is putting on another great incubation event .  This time it’s around Windows 7! If you’ve enjoyed the Dynamics CRM Incubation weeks Sanjay and our ISV Team have put on (in Reston and Boston ), you’re certainly in for a treat! For those of you out in the...
  • Blog Post: Azure Services Training Kit - April Update - Released

    The April Update of the Azure Services Training Kit has released and is ready for download . Below is a brief overview (taken from the download site) of what's included in the latest release. Overview The Azure Services Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands...
  • Blog Post: Accessibility Toolkit for SharePoint v2.0 Released

    Hi Software and Microsoft recently released version 2.0 of the Accessibility Toolkit for SharePoint. The intent of this solution is to provide a accessible development framework for Office SharePoint Server environments. Key features of AKS v2.0 include: Smart Control adapters which greatly...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure “How Do I” videos for developers recently released

    Microsoft has recently published the first 9 or 40 Azure Services Platform “How Do I” (HDIs) videos for public consumption. The intent of the HDI videos are to provide additional training and resources around building cloud-aware applications on the Windows Azure Services Platform. These HDI videos are...
  • Blog Post: Azure Services Training Kit - February Update - Released

    The February Update of the Azure Services Training Kit has released and is ready for download . Below is a brief overview (taken from the download site ) of what's included in the latest release. Overview The Azure Services Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight experiences: http://www.myloc.gov

    A refreshed Library of Congress  MyLOC site went live.  Some great Silverlight experiences here, be sure to check them out!  http://myloc.gov/Exhibitions/creatingtheus/Pages/SlObjectList.aspx
  • Blog Post: Improving Web Services Security Guide v1.0 Released by P&P Team

    The Patterns & Practices Team have recently released v1.0 of the web services security guide (in PDF format) that shows how to make the most out of WCF. With end-to-end application scenarios, it shows you how to design and implement authentication and authorization in WCF. Learn how to improve the...
  • Blog Post: Architect Panel Discussion released to TechEd Online

    [Cross-posted from Lamont's blog ] An interesting panel discussion video was recently released to the TechEd Online Library that focuses on extending the role/disciplines of the Architect into the area of providing mentoring. Taken from the TechEd Online Library : "There are many disciplines...
  • Blog Post: P&P ships Composite Application Guidance for WPF

    The Patterns & Practices team has recently released the Composite Application Guidance for WPF which provides guidance for "componetizing" the development of enterprise-class WPF applications across multiple development teams, with each team owning a piece of the application, and then seamlessly...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Extensions for WSS (VSeWSS) v1.2 Released

    Version 1.2 of the Visual Studio extensions for WSS has been released and available for download . Version 1.2 provides support for Visual Studio 2008 in building SharePoint-based solutions. The following tools are included: Visual Studio 2008 Project Templates Web Part Team Site Definition...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS) Released

    [Cross-posted from Lamont's Blog ] Announced on the SharePoint Team Blog , the SharePoint Deployment Planning Services program has been launched and is geared at helping our Software Assurance (SA) customers sucessfully plan and deploy SharePoint Products & Technologies. I think this program provides...
  • Blog Post: OBA Composition Reference Toolkit version 2.0 Released

    [Cross-Posted from Lamont's Blog ] Version 2.0 of the OBA Composition Reference Toolkit was released to the web today, on schedule and with all the great new features promised for the release. Version 1.0 of the toolkit was released at the Office Developer’s Conference in February 2008. Watch the...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint Administration Toolkit Released

    [Cross-Posted from Lamont's Blog ] Zach Rosenfield (a Program Manager on the SharePoint Team) posted an announcment introducing the SharePoint Administration Toolkit . This promises to be a great resource for administering your MOSS and WSS v3.0 deployments. The initial version of the toolkit contains...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server 2008 and SharePoint Resources

    Over on the SharePoint Team Blog is a good post citing resources related to deployments of MOSS/WSS on Windows Server 2008. With the pending launch of the next release of Windows Server, it's important to know the impacts it has on deploying SharePoint Products & Technologies within your organization...
  • Blog Post: Software + Services Blueprints Released

    Microsoft recently released the initial version of Software + Services Blueprints . These blueprints are a series of source code and guidance packages designed to provide an architectural bridge between vision and implementation by making it easier to build S+S applications. The blueprints serve as...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Search Server 2008

    Microsoft recently announced the release of a new search solution, based on SharePoint Products & Technologies called Microsoft Search Server 2008 . On the Microsot Enterprise Search Team Blog , the search team unveils the latest product as a part of the SharePoint family that provides an optimized...
  • Blog Post: SharePointPedia 1.0 Goes Live

    Taken from SharePointPedia's " About Us " page... SharePointPedia.com is a web site where people discover and share useful content about SharePoint and SharePoint related products and technologies. It’s a social computing application built on top of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 ...
  • Blog Post: BizTalk Server 2006 extensions for Windows Workflow Foundation SDK

    The BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Extensions for Windows Workflow Foundation SDK has just been released. It allows the ability to use WF modeling and host WF-based workflows in BizTalk Server. The release of this SDK will hopefully answer the many questions developers have had with regards to when to use...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft SOA and Business Process Website

    We've officially launched a new website dedicated to providing invaluable information around building Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Business Process Management (BPM) solutions using the Microsoft platform. As a part of this site , we've released our latest roadmap and product strategy around...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server 2008 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

    It was announced today on the Windows Server Team Blog that Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 will return to being available via a separate download for Windows Server 2008 customers. In early betas, WSS 3.0 was included as a component in the Windows Server 2008 configuration. This decision was made to...
  • Blog Post: Helpful tip on Virtual Machine Configuration using Virtual PC

    I'd been racking my brain trying to remember the configuration steps for configuring a Virtual PC -based VM that's running as a Domain Controller (with DNS enabled) to access the internet. I've done this many times in the past and just couldn't remember the steps. This is a tricky thing because with...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint Object Model "Hidden Gems"

    I was recently presented a scenario by a gentleman who wanted more control over a MOSS 2007 site, list, and item settings. He wanted to essentially "track" changes that were made to these artifacts within a given site collection. In addition, he wanted to know the type of change that occured. SPListEventReceiver...
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