SharePoint Administration


Setting up a SharePoint 2016 Preview Farm in Azure 4

Précis This blog post depicts my journey of setting up a SharePoint 2016 Preview Farm using Virtual Machines in Azure. This farm will include servers with the following roles 1. Server 1 – Active Directory Domain Service (ADDS) Domain Controller 2. Server 2 – Database Server (SQL Server 2014) 3. […]


My PowerShell Scripts for Identity Management in SharePoint Hybrid

The Evolving Nature of SharePoint, Office 365 and Azure Starting as early as March of this year I have been doing quite a bit of #SharePoint Sessions related to Hybrid, in fact can we even call them SharePoint Sessions anymore? It spans Azure, Office 365, SharePoint Online [albeit a part […]


Check out my SharePoint Conference 2014 Session Teaser 2

Movie Trailers and More for my SPC Sessions In the lead up to SharePoint Conference 2014 on March 3rd through 6th at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas session speakers are doing all they can to drum up excitement (rightfully so) for their sessions.  Keep up on all my session […]


SharePoint Template Question Revealed – Where is the Intranet Collaboration Template in 2010

Synopsis So I am on a client site this week yet again and I am doing an Envisioning, ADS, and a SharePoint Intranet Base Install.  Now that I am about to talk Taxonomy and Information Architecture, we touched on just having a few sites to begin with so they are […]


How To: Installation of SharePoint 2010 in a Small Farm Topology 21

Part1:  Full Installation on Small Farm up to Managing Service Applications Synopsis:  This is a two part blog, I will be focusing on the General Installation and configuration, then I will discuss how to set up User Profile Services which I know gives a few folks he willies in part […]


How To: Create, Configure, Consume SharePoint 2010 Secure Store in Business Connectivity Services 79

Synopsis: I have seen quite a bit of confusion out there regarding how to use Services for SharePoint 2010 Secure Store.  While MSDN does have interesting articles, there has been no Alpha to Omega process that shows the relationship to the LOB System, Security Groups representative of the BCS Consumers, […]


How does Tagging Work in SharePoint 2010 for MySites – Microsoft Forum Question 6

This post is to give illustration to a Microsoft Forum Question regarding Tagging pages and how it is represented in activity feeds that I see as an individual tagging items in my SharePoint environment, and also what my colleagues will see if they are following my activities.  I do not […]