Share-n-dipity

SharePoint serendipity is the effect by which one accidentally discovers something fortunate, especially while looking for something else entirely. In this case, it is the occassional musings, observations, and Ouija board readings about the phabulously

January, 2011

  • Who Wants to Work in the Cloud?

    Hey folks, as some of you may know I work with the SharePoint Online team at Microsoft. We're currently looking for some fresh SharePoint savvy engineers to join our team and help design and build the next generation of SharePoint in the cloud services...
  • Migrating User Accounts from Windows Claims to SAML Claims

    In the work I’ve been busy with lately I’ve had a lot of interest from folks that are interested in starting out as Windows claims users, and then at some point switching over and start using SAML claims. Sounds reasonable enough, but the...
  • Tips for ULS Logging

    UPDATE 2-4-2011: I recommend taking a look at the updated example for this at http://blogs.technet.com/b/speschka/archive/2011/02/04/tips-for-uls-logging-part-2.aspx . The new example is better and more functional. When I added some ULS logging to...
  • The Dreaded 3 Login Prompts When Authenticating

    I had this all too common problem hit me this weekend, but this was happening on my ADFS server, which I unfortunately was rebuilding. The most common reasons as you know have to do with some misconfigured Kerberos setting, or with using some name other...