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  • Blog Post: Microsoft TechNet documentation for SharePoint Server 2010 Storage

    Since Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is an application that relies on Microsoft SQL Server database software, we strive to provide IT pros comprehensive documentation about storage. The TechNet SharePoint Server 2010 Library contains the following articles: Storage and SQL Server capacity...
  • Blog Post: Changing the ranking of search results in SharePoint 2013

    Audience : SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Online search administrators. Before you start: To make changes to the ranking of search results, you need: • A basic understanding of search in SharePoint 2013. • To know and understand the content that is returned in search results to judge...
  • Blog Post: Meet SharePoint Content Publishers at SharePoint Conference 2011

    It’s a great week for a SharePoint Conference! Several members of the Microsoft SharePoint and Office technical documentation teams are in Anaheim, CA this week and we are all hoping to connect with conference attendees and talk about the content we produce on TechNet, MSDN and Office.com. ...
  • Blog Post: New downloads: IT Pro .chm files for SharePoint 2010 Products and related products

    Periodically, we convert the entire English TechNet library content for certain products into compiled HTML Help (.chm) files. You can save the following downloadable files to a local machine so that the technical docs are accessible even when you are offline. SharePoint Server SharePoint Foundation...
  • Blog Post: The opposite of ebooks

    If the ebook world is making you miss using real paper books, we have good news. Our SharePoint 2010, Project Server 2010, Search Server 2010, and Office 2010 documentation is now available as printed books from Amazon.com. You can order any of these 25 new books to have a handy reference on your desk...
  • Blog Post: Refresh of SharePoint Server 2013 IT Pro training now available

    We are excited to announce a refreshed version of the technical training materials for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013. This training package is for administrators, architects, and business analysts for learning all the new capabilities and functionalities in SharePoint Server 2013. Content doesn’t...
  • Blog Post: New: Scenario pages for SharePoint 2013

    SharePoint 2013 has many great ways to help you get things done. We want to highlight a few of these, so we have created scenario pages that explain a specific scenario and provide content to help you understand, implement, and use it easily. Scenario pages allow you to view key resources based on...
  • Blog Post: Building your Internet and intranet presence with SharePoint Server 2010

    Featured today on the TechNet home page and various TechNet areas is a special package focusing on how to plan, build and manage Internet and intranet solutions with SharePoint Server 2010. This package contains two topical pages full of additional Internet and intranet resources: Planning...
  • Blog Post: Export your own TechNet book

    You can now build your own book of TechNet articles! For several product versions, the SharePoint IT Pro content team has published collections of TechNet articles as downloadable books that you can read offline and print. We've been able to cover only the most basic content sets. Each SharePoint Server...
  • Blog Post: Using the TechNet Gallery to publish your content

    Back in June, Andrea Bichsel blogged about the TechNet Wiki and how you can join with only a Windows Live ID and contribute written content about SharePoint 2010 Products. Another venue for publishing your content is the TechNet Gallery , which can hold all kinds of content (scripts, videos, code...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Search IT Professional Training

    This has been a big month for Enterprise Search content! The following comprehensive, advanced training series is now available on TechNet, covering both SharePoint Server 2010 and FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint. The online, self-paced training is intended to help IT professionals deploy enterprise...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint content tour: key SharePoint resources on TechNet, MSDN, and Office.com

    Recently, I had the opportunity to present to the Puget Sound SharePoint Users Group about our SharePoint content. We often get questions about how to learn about the product, where to find the best information, and how to give us feedback. Not surprisingly, some of the things that we think of as obvious...
  • Blog Post: Your friendly guide to host-named site collections

    With Microsoft’s cloud strategy and engineering investment into Office 365, one SharePoint 2013 feature is a rising star: host-named site collections. Host-named site collections are how Microsoft achieves scale in its multi-tenant environment. New features and existing features are optimized...
  • Blog Post: Use Excel and PowerPivot for Excel to analyze SQL Server Analysis Services data

    Analyzing data that you import from an external source such as SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) can be complicated. The Microsoft TechNet article, Analyze data from SQL Server Analysis Services explains how to use Excel or PowerPivot for Excel to analyze this data. This newly published article...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint documentation as e-books: tell us what you think

    We’ve been hearing from some of you at conferences and in email that you want to be able to take TechNet content offline on your e-readers (Amazon Kindle, Barnes and Noble Nook, and so on). We’re starting to figure out how to do that, and we’d love more input. Please leave a comment...
  • Blog Post: Extra! Extra! Apple iPad Users Can Now View SharePoint Business Intelligence Content

    In the recent blog post, December 2011 CU for SharePoint 2010 has been released , Senior Escalation Engineer for SharePoint Stefan Goßner provides an overview of Cumulative Update 2011-12 (CU 2011-12) for SharePoint Server 2010 (thanks, Stefan!). For SharePoint business intelligence users, CU...
  • Blog Post: Introducing the Microsoft Office Interactive Content Pivot

    The Microsoft Office Interactive Content Pivot helps you find the SharePoint Server 2013, Project Server 2013, and Office 365 technical content that you’re looking for. The content pivot brings together content from TechNet and Office.com and allows you to filter on a variety of parameters, such...
  • Blog Post: Updates to search ranking models in SharePoint Server 2013

    If you use SharePoint Server 2013, the Cumulative Update package published in August contains an updated and expanded set of ranking models for search. Details of the contents of the update, including download information can be found here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2817616 If you use...
  • Blog Post: New SharePoint Training Courses: Enterprise Content Management and Web Content Management

    We have just published two comprehensive training courses on TechNet. SharePoint Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Implementers Course View the course: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/sharepoint/hh126808 15 modules 42 video lessons - streaming and downloadable Downloadable lab manuals...