News

Biztalk Server

Jettainer - Air Freight Container Firm Tracks 12 Million Moves a Year with AppFabric Solution

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000007251

Atkins - Engineering Consultancy Streamlines Processes with Business Management Solution

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000007211

Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Expects to Cut Time-to-Market For New License Offerings by 67 Percent

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000007179

NetApp - Consolidate and virtualize your SQL Server databases – and reduce management costs in the process

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000007137

Expertime - 70 Percent Cost Reduction as Windows Server AppFabric Replaces Mainframe Solution

http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?casestudyid=4000007145

Microsoft Internet Information Server

2010 French Open powered by IIS Live Smooth Streaming and Silverlight

Frances Télévisions and Eurosport have selected Silverlight and IIS Live Smooth Streaming to deliver online webcasting of the 2010 French Open at Roland Garros. This event, which runs through June 6, 2010, follows up on previous IIS Live Smooth Streaming...

http://blogs.iis.net/chriskno/archive/2010/05/27/2010-french-open-powered-by-iis-live-smooth-streaming-and-silverlight.aspx

Friction-Free PlayReady DRM coming to IIS Media Services

Coming soon to IIS Media Services: built-in Microsoft PlayReady DRM . As we first announced yesterday, you will soon be able to easily apply file-based encryption to your valuable IIS Smooth Streaming content, and without added license fees or royalties...

http://blogs.iis.net/chriskno/archive/2010/05/12/friction-free-playready-drm-coming-to-iis-media-services.aspx

WinCache Extension 1.1 for PHP – Beta 2

Today IIS team has published a second beta of WinCache 1.1 , which has the following new features and improvements : File Change Notifications – the entries in the opcode and file caches are now updated as soon as the corresponding PHP files are...

http://blogs.iis.net/ruslany/archive/2010/04/29/wincache-extension-1-1-for-php-beta-2.aspx

SharePoint Technologies

5 Cool Things in SharePoint 2010 That You May Not Know About

2010-05-12: CMSWire

Wiki-like WYSIWYG Editor For Site Pages, Quickly Change Chrome Languages On The Fly, Use The Visio Graphics Service To View A Workflow, Seamless Video Integration, Interactive Thumbnail Previews In Search Results

http://www.cmswire.com/cms/enterprise-20/5-cool-things-in-sharepoint-2010-that-you-may-not-know-about-007485.php

SharePoint 2010 Review: The New 6 Pillars of SharePoint

2010-05-12: CMSWire

Sites, Communities, Content, Search, Insights, composites what are they all about.

http://www.cmswire.com/cms/enterprise-20/sharepoint-2010-review-the-new-6-pillars-of-sharepoint-007503.php

Documents

Microsoft Internet Information Server

IIS7 on TechNet

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753433(WS.10).aspx

Learn IIS7

http://learn.iis.net/

SharePoint Technologies

Search topology operations in SharePoint Server 2010 (white paper)  

This white paper describes how to use the Windows PowerShell command-line interface to scale out the search topology.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff696763.aspx

Use tracing on the client (SharePoint Server 2010)  

This article describes how to use the Performance Monitor tool on client computers that are running Windows 7 or Windows Vista to enable tracing that captures Microsoft Business Connectivity Services events. It also describes how to use the Event Viewer tool to view the results of a Business Connectivity Services trace.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff700209.aspx

Set permission to a published service application (SharePoint Server)  

This article describes how to set permissions to a published service application.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff700211.aspx

PerformancePoint Services and PowerPivot for Excel (white paper)  

This article describes and points to a white paper about integration between PerformancePoint Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 and PowerPivot for Excel.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff700212.aspx

Configure Data Source Time Settings for Time Intelligence  

This article provides an overview about adding time intelligence properties to PerformancePoint Services data sources.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff701697.aspx

Configuring Analysis Services Data Source Time Settings in PerformancePoint  

This article describes how to set PerformancePoint Time Intelligence values on Analysis Services data sources.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff701695.aspx

Configure Tabular Data Source Time Settings for Time Intelligence in PerformancePoint  

This article describes how to set Time Intelligence properties for tabular data sources in PerformancePoint Services.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff701698.aspx

PerformancePoint Time Intelligence Quick Reference Sheet  

This article provides a reference for setting time intelligence properties in PerformancePoint Services.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff701696.aspx

Index of SharePoint Server 2010 Windows PowerShell cmdlets  

This article lists Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010Windows PowerShell cmdlets in noun or verb order.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff678226.aspx

Install prerequisites from a network share (SharePoint Server 2010)  

This article describes how to install the SharePoint Server 2010 from a network share rather than directly from the Internet.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff686793.aspx

Complete List of recently published MOSS 2007 & SharePoint 2010 articles

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262043(office.12).aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262043(office.14).aspx

Downloads

Biztalk Server

BizTalk Server 2010 Beta available for download

http://www.microsoft.com/biztalk/en/us/2010beta.aspx

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

SharePoint Technologies

Site Directory for SharePoint 2010

SharePoint 2007 used to have a type of Site Called Site Directory which provided a directory of all sites that had been created. In SharePoint 2010, this feature has been dropped. This solution has been developed to fill the gap in SharePoint 2010. The solution follows the same basic principle of the Site Directory in SharePoint 2007 but adds some commonly requested features.

http://spsitedirectory2010.codeplex.com/

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Indexing Connector for Documentum

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Indexing Connector for Documentum enables your SharePoint 2010 products to index the contents of an EMC Documentum repository.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=32d0980a-4b9a-4b0d-868e-9be9c0d75435

PowerPivot Client Server Poster

PowerPivot Client / Server Archtiecture Illustration

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=2820e2b5-8344-4aee-95e4-81ee228b6f5e

SharePoint 2010 Products SPModule .zip file

The SPModule.zip file is a sample Windows PowerShell module related to farm installation.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=c57556ff-8df0-44fd-aba6-3df01b9f80ce

Events/Webcasts

SharePoint Technologies

June & July 2010

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

Free of charge

Date: 2 June 2010, 13:00

Location: London

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=1032439220

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

Free of charge

Date: 9 June 2010, 10:00

Location: Basingstoke

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=1032447426

Core presents SharePoint 2010 – A comprehensive Overview – Learn from leading SharePoint Experts

Free of charge

Date: 16 June 2010, 09:30

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

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

Products: Microsoft Content Management Server, Microsoft Enterprise Reporting, Microsoft Office Communicator, Microsoft Office Enterprise Project Management Solution, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft technologies, Web Development, Web Services, Windows Server, Windows Server 2008, Windows Workflow Foundation

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032443744

ICS Solutions presents Start your Cloud journey with Microsoft online - 2 Hour Interactive Workshop

Free of charge

Date: 2 June 2010, 10:00 & 17 June 2010, 14:00

Location: Basingstoke\London

Event Category: Onsite Event

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

Products: Microsoft Business Productivity Online Standard Suite, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office Communications Server, Microsoft Office Communicator, Microsoft Office Live Meeting, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft technologies

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032447441

Core presents SharePoint 2010 – A comprehensive Overview – Learn from leading SharePoint Experts

Free of charge

Date: 16 June 2010, 09:30

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

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

Products: Microsoft Content Management Server, Microsoft Enterprise Reporting, Microsoft Office Communicator, Microsoft Office Enterprise Project Management Solution, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft technologies, Web Development, Web Services, Windows Server, Windows Server 2008, Windows Workflow Foundation

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032443741

Simpson Associates presents A Brief Insight into SharePoint 2010

Free of charge

Date: 23 June 2010 08:00

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

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

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft solution offerings, Microsoft technologies

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032442338

BSG Ltd presents Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and BI Masterclass – maximise your business intelligence capabilities with SharePoint 2010

Free of charge

Date: 21 July 2010, 09:15

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

Audience: Architect, IT Decision Maker, Sales - Partners, Tech Influencing BDM

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032453687

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

Free of charge

Date: 21 July 2010, 09:15

Location: London

Event Category: Onsite Event

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

Products: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/EventDetail.aspx?culture=en-GB&eventid=1032453686

All upcoming Events\Webcasts

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

New KB's

Biztalk Server

BizTalk Server Ent 2006 R2 EN: FIX: A default value is not assigned to the "RequestType" field for the "sw:AckServerInfo" element when you use BizTalk FileAct and InterAct Adapters for SWIFT 2.3 Service Pack 1 in BizTalk Server 2006 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978940/EN-US

BizTalk Server Ent 2009 EN: FIX: You receive System.OutOfMemory exceptions or Visual Studio 2008 stops responding when you use BizTalk Server 2009 maps

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/981428/EN-US

BizTalk Server Std 2009 EN: FIX: A BizTalk 2009 Accelerator for RosettaNet configuration wizard fails because it cannot verify that there is a valid network connection

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/980641/EN-US

BizTalk Server Std 2009 EN: The "Backup BizTalk Server" job fails when backup files accumulate over time in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982546/EN-US

Microsoft Internet Information Server

Internet Info Services 7.5: FIX: The ExportToBlob method call returns invalid buffer on a computer that is running Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.5

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982386/EN-US

SharePoint Technologies

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: "The form cannot run the specified query" error message in an InfoPath 2010 form after you upgrade to SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982245/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: You cannot start a SharePoint 2007 out-of-box workflow in SharePoint 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982249/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: You cannot copy sites in the Site Managers page if you are not a site collection administrator in SharePoint Foundation 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982359/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: The Storman.aspx page is removed from SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982587/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: "Visio Services was unable to load this diagram" error message when a user tries to view the Status page of a workflow on a SharePoint site that is running Visio Services in SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982702/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: Custom data graphics that use certain ShapeSheet functions do not update in Visio Services on a server that is running SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982704/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: You cannot filter or sort data in a PivotTable that contains a named set that is above a hierarchy on a SharePoint site that is running Excel Services in SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982705/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: Cannot press ENTER to expand or to collapse a PivotTable in an Excel workbook that is saved on a SharePoint site that is running Excel Services in SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982706/EN-US

SharePoint Server 2010 AL: Cannot change the value of a cell that contains an array formula in a workbook that is saved to a SharePoint site that is running Excel Services in SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982707/EN-US

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0: Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package (wssmui-cy-gb.msp, wssmui-ga-ie.msp, wssmui-mk-mk.msp, wssmui-ms-my.msp, wssmui-vi-vn.msp):  April 27, 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982121/EN-US