Why is SharePoint on Azure IaaS still a good consideration?

SharePoint has been a “virtual” companion of my journey since 2008. I do not know how passionate I’m with SharePoint, but when people negatively state that SharePoint is dead I often raise objection against that statement. If you are working with SharePoint, following updates from…

Been with SharePoint for 5 years as a developer, what to do next?

I’ve recently had a good short conversation which a senior SharePoint developer, having worked more than 5 years in SharePoint area. He shared with me that he found SharePoint really challenging and really wanted to master it. It’s pretty difficult to him to have deep…

Application role in MinRole is also acting like front-end role

This post is not going to introduce what MinRole in SharePoint 2016 is. You are better to get it from massive number of articles written by SharePoint experts in the community. Personally MinRole is only helpful to those who are not familiar with designing and…

Migrate a large file share to SharePoint within a short duration

You would be pretty much looking forward to an approach to migrate a large file share to SharePoint thanks to the article’s title. Unfortunately, this article is not going to cover that. Migrating a large file share to SharePoint consists of a good process of…

SharePoint 2016 RTM is out!

Folks in the world of SharePoint have been waiting for the release of SharePoint 2016 for a quite long time since Microsoft unveiled it just a little bit in Microsoft Ignite 2015. Today with the promise, Microsoft just officially announced the release of Microsoft SharePoint…

Set up Office Online Server in SharePoint 2016 IT Preview

Office Online Server is the new version of Office Web Apps Server which provides you the ability to render Microsoft Office document including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote on the browser. With Office Online Server, people don’t have to have Microsoft Office client application installed…

SharePoint 2016 IT Preview template is available in Microsoft Azure

Microsoft recently released the template of SharePoint 2016 IT Preview for those who want to have a quick loot at the new SharePoint platform. Using Microsoft Azure Infrastructure-As-A-Service, you are going to save your infrastructure cost for the development environment by very quickly provisioning virtual machines….

What’s new in SharePoint 2016 Preview User Profile Service Application

I have kept wondering over nights what changes Microsoft makes in User Profile Service Application since Bill Baer shared some things about SharePoint 2016 at Microsoft Ignite. A 6-year-old service application having made a lot of people cry when setting up. “stuck at starting”  is…

Project Server in SharePoint 2016

Microsoft Project Server is a dedicated product which offers enterprise-class components for project and portfolio management. This product requires to run on top of Microsoft SharePoint platform. Project Server is a cost-effective project management solution for organizations that do not need to spend efforts for…

A lot of updates about Microsoft SharePoint 2016

I had a chance yesterday to participate with folks in the discussion with Bill Baer about Microsoft SharePoint 2016. This article is a collection of questions and Bill’s answers. ———————————————- Question: You said in your “big” session that FIM will not be shipped with SP2016 and that…