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April 2012 CU for SharePoint 2010 has been released

The product group released the April 2012 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2007 and 2010 product family. The April Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2010 is a Post-SP1 hotfix. That means that you should ensure that SP1 is installed before the April CU.

http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner/archive/2012/04/25/april-2012-cu-for-sharepoint-2007-and-2010-has-been-released.aspx

Storage Update for SharePoint Online Enterprise Plans

Your feedback was clear: "We need more online storage and it needs to be cheaper.". So we adjusted the SharePoint Online service accordingly—both in per tenant storage quota limits and the cost of additional storage. Now, you can be less constrained as you plan your content management strategy and determine how and where you share files and manage projects.

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=1010

SharePoint Online Makes PowerPoint Slide Libraries Available via the Cloud

Slide libraries are a SharePoint Online feature which allows you to work with PowerPoint slide decks stored in the cloud

http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/msoffice/sharepoint-online-makes-powerpoint-slide-libraries-available-via-the-cloud/7805?tag=nl.e056

Unlock your customer’s value by Integrating SharePoint with your CRM system

SharePoint customers are finding new ways to leverage the power of SharePoint in combination with other Microsoft products to achieve their goals. Two customers that have taken advantage of the great integration between SharePoint Server 2010 for Internet Sites and Dynamics CRM are Copenhagen Airports (CPH) and Boys and Girls Club of Canada (BGCC). By combining SharePoint with Dynamics CRM they have improved their customer experience and relationships while increasing site traffic and revenue goals.

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=1009

What’s new in the User Profile Service Application

The User Profile Service Application stores information about users in a centralized location used by SharePoint’s social computing features to support natural collaboration. The User Profile Service Application is also required when provisioning My Site personal sites, enabling certain social computing features such as newsfeeds, and the creation and distribution of user profiles across server farms or sites.

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=1008

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April 2012 CU for SharePoint 2010 has been released

The product group released the April 2012 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2007 and 2010 product family. The April Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2010 is a Post-SP1 hotfix. That means that you should ensure that SP1 is installed before the April CU.

http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner/archive/2012/04/25/april-2012-cu-for-sharepoint-2007-and-2010-has-been-released.aspx

Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint Foundation server-package): April 24, 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2598321

Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint server-package): April 24, 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2598151

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SharePoint Server Foundation 2010

SharePoint 2010: Sandboxed Code Service is failing to start

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2021539

Creating a SharePoint 2010 site with the URL name as 'Forms' can cause issues when moving documents

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2689618

Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint Foundation server-package): April 24, 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2598321

SharePoint Server 2010

SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow fails to start

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2697977

Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint server-package): April 24, 2012

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2598151

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