News

 

Biztalk Server

Partners HealthCare  - Putting Patients in Charge

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000006339

 

Partners HealthCare - Medical Network Uses Software-plus-Services for Platform to Treat Patients

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000006268

 

BizTalk Server Performance Wizard released

http://bbw.codeplex.com/

 

Microsoft Internet Information Server

WinCache Extension 1.0.1 – Servicing Release

The new release of WinCache Extension for PHP - version 1.0.1 – is available for download . This is a servicing release that has fixes for bugs reported in v1.0. In particular the following fixes and changes have been made in this release: Fixed...

http://blogs.iis.net/ruslany/archive/2010/01/26/wincache-extension-1-0-1-servicing-release.aspx

 

FastCGI Extension 1.5 for IIS 5.1 and IIS 6.0 – RTW

Today IIS team has released to web the FastCGI Extension 1.5 for IIS 6.0 and IIS 5.1. This version is based on FastCGI Extension 1.0 and it adds several important improvements and features. This is a production ready release that is officially supported...

http://blogs.iis.net/ruslany/archive/2010/01/18/fastcgi-extension-1-5-for-iis-5-1-and-iis-6-0-rtw.aspx

 

SharePoint Technologies

Removing Migration Barriers One (Lotus) Note at a Time…

2010-01-15: Microsoft Unified Communications Blog

Switching From Lotus Notes to Exchange and SharePoint Just Got Easier With New Migration Tools and a Free Training Offer for Notes Professionals.

http://blogs.technet.com/uc/archive/2010/01/15/removing-migration-barriers-one-lotus-note-at-a-time.aspx

 

Portals: Not Just for Tax Anymore

2010-01-11: WebCPA

While the use of client portals is most frequently associated with the transfer of tax documents, their potential scope extends far beyond that.

http://www.webcpa.com/ato_issues/24_1/portals-not-just-for-tax-anymore-52881-1.html

 

10 Best Intranets of 2009

2010-01-04: Jakob Nielsen

Most impressively, fully half of the winning intranets used SharePoint, especially Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

http://www.useit.com/alertbox/intranet_design.html

 

Improved Web Collaboration on Tap for 2010

2009-12-31: internet.com

SharePoint 2010 enables robust business collaboration for the enterprise and the Web by offering a fuller breadth of capabilities and new enterprise-class management tools

http://www.internet.com/Microsoft/Everybodys_Business/Article/41359

 

Software Development Predictions for 2010

2009-12-24: InfoWorld

SharePoint 2010 is going to prove irresistible for many small businesses.

http://www.infoworld.com/d/developer-world/software-development-predictions-2010-464

 

 

Documents

 

SharePoint Technologies

Upgrading from SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to SharePoint Server 2010

2010-10-18

This article serves as a roadmap to the process of using database attach upgrades to upgrade your content from Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee947141(office.14).aspx

 

System Center Operations Manager knowledge articles (SharePoint Server 2010)  

2010-10-18

Several new articles are now available

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee513133(office.14).aspx

 

Review system requirements for upgrade (SharePoint Server 2010)  

2010-10-04

New topics have been added to the Plan and Prepare chapter for upgrade

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263322(office.14).aspx

 

Manage quotas and unused Web sites and Manage quotas (Office SharePoint Server)  

2010-01-07

These articles have been updated to show that a site administrator receives e-mail about quotas, but a site owner does not.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc891489.aspx

 

Downloads

Microsoft Internet Information Server

IIS DownloadCENTER

This is your single source for finding Microsoft Internet Information Services tools, samples, extensions, filters and modules created by Microsoft and the IIS community.

http://www.iis.net/downloads

 

Events/Webcasts

 

Biztalk Server

MSDN Webcast: Business Process Automation & Integration: Connecting People, Applications, and Devices (Level 200)

http://www.microsoft.com/events/series/msdnbpi.aspx?tab=Webcasts&seriesid=8&webcastid=12638

 

MSDN Webcast: Road Map for BizTalk Server: Business Automation and Integration Server (Level 200)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032438720&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

MSDN Webcast: Improving Business Agility with Enterprise Service Bus (Level 300)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032440359&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

MSDN Webcast: Drive Innovation with SAP Integration (Level 300)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032440366&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

MSDN Webcast: Real-Time Event Integration with SQL Server StreamInsight and BizTalk Server (Level 300)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032440369&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

MSDN Webcast: Enhancing the Business Process Automation Capabilities of SharePoint (Level 300)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441157&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

MSDN Webcast: Unlock Mainframe Assets Using SharePoint and BizTalk Host Integration Server (Level 300)

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032440363&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

SharePoint Technologies

 

February 2010

 

ICS Solutions presents An Introduction to SharePoint 2010 – What’s New?

Free of charge

Date: 10 February 2010, 14:00

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Academic, IT Decision Maker, IT Manager, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Windows Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032436695

 

ClearPeople presents ECM with SharePoint 2010

Free of charge

Date: 11 February 2010, 09:30

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Architect, IT Decision Maker, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Content Management Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office Outlook, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft solution offerings, Microsoft technologies

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032440560

 

Corporate Project Solutions presents Discover Microsoft SharePoint Seminar (featuring SharePoint 2010)

Free of charge

Date: 11 February 2010, 13:00

Location: Reading

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: IT Decision Maker, IT Manager, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Enterprise Reporting, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032439222  

 

BSG Ltd presents Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Evaluation Masterclass - The Key Facts and Capabilities which make SharePoint 2010 unmissable

Free of charge

Date: 17 February 2010, 09:15

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Architect, IT Decision Maker, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032440022

 

Corporate Project Solutions presents Discover Microsoft SharePoint Seminar (featuring SharePoint 2010)

Free of charge

Date: 17 February 2010, 13:00

Location: Buckinghamshire

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: IT Decision Maker, IT Manager, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Enterprise Reporting, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032439219

 

BSG Ltd presents Microsoft SharePoint 2007 Masterclass - an introduction to SharePoint 2007

Free of charge

Date: 17 February 2010, 13:45

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Architect, IT Decision Maker, IT Manager, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032440054

 

ICS Solutions presents An Introduction to SharePoint 2010 – What’s New?

Free of charge

Date: 25 February 2010, 10:00

Location: Basingstoke

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Academic, IT Decision Maker, IT Manager, Non-Tech Influencing BDM, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Windows Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032436696

 

 

Future Event

 

SharePoint 2010 Evolution Conference
Fee charged
Date: 19-21st April 2010
Location: London, QEII

This 3 day SharePoint 2010 Evolution Conference, consists of over 50 Sessions dedicated to SharePoint Professionals at every level from IT Pro, Developers, Designers to Project Managers and Executives.

 

 

All upcoming Events\Webcasts

http://www.microsoft.com/uk/events/default.aspx  

 

 

New KB's

Biztalk Server

BizTalk Acc for SWIFT 2009: FIX: The SWIFT_NetworkRule282_Policy policy validates MT535 messages incorrectly when you use Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2009 Message Pack in BizTalk Server 2009

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978952/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2006 R2 EN: FIX: Message loss occurs when you use the WCF-Custom adapter in BizTalk Server after the BizTalk host instance is restarted

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977251/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2006 R2 EN: FIX: Files are not written to an absolute path as expected in a BizTalk project

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977329/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2006 R2 EN: FIX: The content of a MIME or S/MIME document is lost in BizTalk Server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977529/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2006 R2 EN: FIX: The BizTalk Server host instance crashes when you use a dynamic WSS send port

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978059/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2009 EN: A hotfix is available that enables support for HIPAA 5010 standards in BizTalk Server 2009

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/973415/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2009 EN: FIX: Error Message when the DTA Purge and Archive SQL Server Agent job runs on BizTalk Server: "Invalid object name 'EdiMessageContent'. [SQLSTATE 42S02] (Error 208). The step failed."

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976612/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Ent 2009 EN: FIX: BizTalk 2009 Accelerator for HL7 cannot send an HL7 message when you have configured field overrides for the MSH8 or MSH12 field

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978260/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server LOB Adapters 2006: FIX: Error message when you use BizTalk Adapter for PeopleSoft Enterprise to send a component interface to a PeopleSoft system: "A cross object system conversion error occurred"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978156/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Std 2006 R2 EN: FIX: The "BTSTask AddResource" command and the "BTSTask ListApp" command return inconsistent LUID formats in BizTalk Server 2006 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976613/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Std 2006 R2 EN: FIX: A file is not removed from an FTP location when you use BizTalk Server 2006 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976891/EN-US  

 

BizTalk Server Std 2006 R2 EN: FIX: Some schemas are lost when you add a schema-based WCF Service to a BizTalk project as a service reference

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977292/EN-US  

 

SA for BizTalk SWIFT Ent 2.3 EN: FIX: The SWIFT_NetworkRule282_Policy policy validates MT535 messages incorrectly when you use Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2009 Message Pack

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978623/EN-US  

 

Microsoft Internet Information Server

Internet Info Svr 6 AL: FIX: Passive mode FTP client connections never time out when they are connected to IIS 6.0 on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/941940/EN-US  

 

SharePoint Technologies

Office SharePoint Server 2007 ML: The Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Enterprise Search service does not full-text index Office Word 2007 template files (.dotx) in Office SharePoint Server 2007

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976464/EN-US  

 

Office SharePoint Server 2007 ML: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 unexpectedly crawls information from sites that are external to a host header site

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977379/EN-US  

 

Office SharePoint Server 2007 ML: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 cannot crawl a form-based authenticated Web site when an "HTTP 302" error message is received during the authentication session

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977612/EN-US  

 

Office SharePoint Server 2007 ML: When you perform a search on a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS) site, the W3wp.exe process on the MOSS 2007 server crashes

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977653/EN-US  

 

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0: The "Show Quoted Messages" and "Hide Quoted Messages" links do not appear in a Discussion Board list in the French version of a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 site

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977414/EN-US  

 

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0: An alert e-mail message contains an invalid hyperlink to an Office InfoPath form when you enable the "Open as Web page" option for a document library in a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 site

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977734/EN-US