We have updated the following topics that deal with upgrading to Office SharePoint Server 2007, based on customer feedback:

 

·         Determine upgrade approach (Office SharePoint Server)

·         How the upgrade process works

·         Review upgrade best practices

·         Estimate how long the upgrade process will take and the amount of space needed

·         Use a trial upgrade to find potential issues

·         Develop new custom site definitions and create upgrade definition files

·         Install Service Pack 2 for Windows SharePoint Services 2.0 and SharePoint Portal Server 2003

·         Create new domain names (gradual upgrade only)

·         Save blocked file type settings

·         Install and configure Office SharePoint Server for an in-place upgrade

·         Install and configure Office SharePoint Server for a gradual upgrade

·         Verify upgrade

·         Review upgraded sites

·         Reapply customizations in the browser and Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007

·         Troubleshoot and resume upgrade

·         Perform post-upgrade steps for an in-place upgrade

·         Perform post-upgrade steps for a gradual upgrade

·         Perform post-upgrade steps for a database migration

·         Comparison of key features

 

These topics are also part of the following downloadable book: Upgrading to Office SharePoint Server (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=85556).

 

Christina Eriksson

IT Pro Technical Writer