Databases That Support SharePoint 2010 Products

Brief Description

Describes the Microsoft SQL Server databases on which SharePoint 2010 Products run.

Overview

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.

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Extranet Topologies for SharePoint 2010 Products

Brief Description

Illustrates the specific extranet topologies that have been tested with SharePoint 2010 Products.

Overview

Illustrates the specific extranet topologies that have been tested with SharePoint 2010 Products. Provides a comparison of ISA Server, Forefront TMG, and Forefront UAG when used as a firewall or gateway product with SharePoint 2010 Products.

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SharePoint Server 2010 performance and capacity test results and recommendations

Brief Description

These white papers describe the performance and capacity impact of specific feature sets included in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

Overview

These white papers describe the performance and capacity impact of specific feature sets included in SharePoint Server 2010. These white papers include information about the performance and capacity characteristics of the feature and how it was tested by Microsoft, including:

  • Test farm characteristics
  • Test results
  • Recommendations
  • Troubleshooting performance and scalability

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Capacity management and sizing for SharePoint Server 2010

Brief Description

This white paper helps you determine the appropriate capacity for your Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 environment.

Overview

This white paper describes the concepts you need to understand to successfully determine the appropriate capacity for your Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 environment. This white paper provides you with the information that helps you:

  • Understand the concepts behind effective capacity management.
  • Define performance and capacity targets for your environment.
  • Select the appropriate data architecture.
  • Choose hardware to support the number of users and the features you intend to deploy.
  • Test, validate, and adjust your environment to achieve your performance and capacity targets.
  • Monitor and adjust your environment to match demand.

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SharePoint Server 2010 capacity management: software boundaries and limits

Brief Description

This white paper provides information to help you understand the tested performance and capacity limits of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

Overview

This white paper provides information to help you understand the tested performance and capacity limits of SharePoint Server 2010, and offers guidelines for how limits relate to acceptable performance. Use the information in this white paper to determine whether your planned deployment falls within acceptable performance and capacity limits, and to properly configure limits in your environment. This white paper addresses the following capacity elements: boundaries, thresholds, and supported limits.

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SharePoint Server 2010 scripted deployment SPModule .zip file

Brief Description

The SPModule.zip file is a sample Windows PowerShell module related to farm installation.

Overview

The SPModule.zip file is an unsupported sample of a Windows PowerShell module written by members of the SharePoint Product Group. The module can be used to perform simple administrative tasks related to installing a SharePoint farm.

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SharePoint Server 2010 performance and capacity technical case studies

Brief Description

Technical case studies that describe specific deployments of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

Overview

The following technical case studies that describe specific deployments of SharePoint Server 2010. Compare the scenarios in these documents to your planned workload and usage characteristics. If your planned design is similar, you can use the documented deployment as a starting point for your own installation.

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Topologies for SharePoint Server 2010

Brief Description

Describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies, including planning which servers to start services on.

Overview

This model describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies by using Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, including planning which servers to start services on.

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Services in SharePoint 2010 Products

Brief Description

Describes and illustrates the services architecture, including and common ways to deploy services in your overall solution design.

Overview

This model describes and illustrates the services architecture in SharePoint 2010 Products, including and common ways to deploy services in your overall solution design.

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Cross-farm Services in SharePoint 2010 Products

Brief Description

Illustrates how to deploy services across farms to provide centralized administration of services.

Overview

This model illustrates how to deploy services across farms based on SharePoint 2010 Products to provide centralized administration of services.

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SharePoint Server 2010 Evaluation Guide

Brief Description

Describes the enterprise search features provided by Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2010.

Overview

The overall goal of this guide is to help technical decision makers, IT professionals, and developers perform a thorough and effective evaluation of the search features provided by SharePoint Server 2010. This guide includes: Descriptions of the new and improved enterprise search features and technologies provided by SharePoint Server 2010. Details about the indexing and query architecture implemented by SharePoint Server 2010. Tours and walkthroughs of the main search features provided by SharePoint Server 2010.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=920e8c04-e8a6-4079-8b17-f3fb070fdf0d

Hosting Environments for SharePoint 2010 Products

Brief Description

Summarizes the support for hosting environments and illustrates common hosting architectures.

Overview

This model summarizes the support for hosting environments and illustrates common hosting architectures using Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products.

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