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  • Blog Post: Two new whitepapers posted to Technet

    Two new Groove whitepapers are now available on Technet: Microsoft Office Groove: Backup Options in an Enterprise presents information to help the reader understand the unique backup and restore requirements of Microsoft Office Groove by presenting the data storage model Groove uses, reviewing...
  • Blog Post: MVP's discuss the future of Microsoft Office Groove

    We've just wrapped up a very productive exchange with the Office Groove and SharePoint MVP's who attended this week's Global Summit which concluded yesterday. The experience of the Groove MVP's along with the SharePoint, InfoPath, and other MVP's who attended our sessions resulted in many lively discussions...
  • Blog Post: Groove Security, meet SharePoint Security.

    If you are looking at Groove and SharePoint, at some point the security questions start coming up...Does Groove support SharePoint ACL's in the SharePoint Files Tool? Who can edit content in the tool? Who can get access to the tool? Is this a violation of the SharePoint security model? Groove Security...
  • Blog Post: Groove 2007: update to the Groove Web Helpers

    Are you familiar with the Groove Web Helpers? They're designed to help you get the most from the Groove Web Services API. Though not officially "supported" they are available on CodePlex. the latest update to the Web Helpers is now available: http://www.codeplex.com/GWSV12Helpers This release:...
  • Blog Post: New article on Groove and SharePoint in the Midsize Business Center

    A new article was recently posted about Groove: From Rich Freeman, we have a new article on the Midsize Business Center that tackles Groove/SharePoint integration . Rich does a great job of helping readers understand when to use Groove, when to use SharePoint, and when they work best together. ...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to the Groove Advisor!

    Readers probably know some of the Groove history , and know that Groove was acquired by Microsoft in 2005, and now ships with Office 2007 . It probably comes as no surprise that one of our biggest post-acquisition challenges has been navigating Microsoft. You don't go from 170 heads to >70,000 heads...
  • Blog Post: Groove in the news

    http://www.builderau.com.au/program/windows/soa/Get_into_the_Groove/0,339024644,339277626,00.htm Great new article about Groove, published a couple days ago. I like how Simon handles the Groove and SharePoint question. He's got a good understanding of how the two can work together well, and highlights...
  • Blog Post: How To: Using Groove and SharePoint to simplify working with Partner

    Here's the requirements; straight from the Line-Of-Business: I am using Groove to get rid of email as the main communications tool for my partners who cannot log into the corporate intranet. I have to manage 15 partners. I have setup a separate workspace for each partner. There are documents...
  • Blog Post: Groove vs. SharePoint

    I get asked a lot about Groove and SharePoint. They both support collaboration, right? Why do I need both? Can 't I just do all my work in _______? While each is a strong product in its own right, they are really targeting different types of activities. Deploy them together, and you can get some...
  • Blog Post: How to use Groove for disaster planning

    John Morello is a Senior Program Manager on the Windows team. He was recently interviewed by TechNet magazine as a part of a series of Zunecasts. Listen to the whole thing, or fast forward to minute 16 for his discussion (primarily on Groove) of Microsoft’s proactive efforts then and now on Disaster...
  • Blog Post: Groove and the Extranet Collab Toolkit

    New Solution Accelerator just released:  Extranet Collaboration Toolkit for SharePoint Do you need tools to collaborate securely with others across the Internet?  The Beta for the Extranet Collaboration Toolkit for Sharepoint has just been released.  Inside you'll find "Choosing a...