SharePoint 2010 Resources

Additional Resources

Chapter 1

Microsoft SharePoint Designer team blog

“Gartner Predicts That by 2013, More Than 25 Percent of the Content That Workers See in a Day Will Be Dominated by Pictures, Video or Audio” at

“SharePoint Formulas in Calculated Columns” at

“Changes in SharePoint Designer 2010”

“Creating Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2010” video

Office 2010

SharePoint 2010 Technologies Page

System requirements and what’s new in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010

System requirements and what’s new in Microsoft SharePoint 2010

Chapter 2

SharePoint 2010 SDK

“Microsoft in the Enterprise” guide

Chapter 3

SQL Server 2005

SQL Server 2008 :

Chapter 4

64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter editions and WCF hotfix

64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter editions with Service Pack 2 (SP2) and the WCF hotfix at

“SharePoint Server 2010 Hardware and Software Requirements”

KB article “How do I open the firewall port for SQL Server on Windows Server 2008?” at

Chapter 5

“SharePoint Automation Source Code”

“SharePoint Management, PowerShell scripts” 

“PowerShell SharePoint Provider”

“What’s New in Windows PowerShell”

“Windows PowerShell” information

“Scripting with Windows PowerShell” on the Microsoft TechNet Script Center

Windows PowerShell bloggers

“Windows PowerShell” free ebook at Microsoft

“Mastering PowerShell,” by Dr. Tobias Weltner, a free eBook at

Windows Management Framework (Windows PowerShell 2.0, WinRM 2.0, and BITS 4.0)

“Heading Off Malicious Code”

“ALLSigned: Signing Your PowerShell Scripts” blog post by Zach Rosenfield at

Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) is available at

“What’s New in Group Policy” at

 Windows Server 2008 (R2) Blog by Kurt Roggen [BE]:

“PowerShell remoting between two workgroup machines” at

“Multi-Hop Support in WinRM” at

Chapter 9

Mark Schneider’s SharePoint Taxonomy and Governance Blog at

“SharePoint Survey: How Organizations are Staffing Their SharePoint Teams” at[coln]-How-Organizations-are-Staffing-Their-SharePoint-Teams.aspx

Governance Resource Center for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 at

Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) at

 Oline community for the Darwin Information Typing Architecture OASIS Standard at

Taxonomy Warehouse at

MIKE2.0, The Open Source Standard for Information Management,  at


Chapter 10

“Manage a wiki using SharePoint” at

Chapter 11

Microsoft Enterprise Search Blog at

“Create a custom dictionary (SharePoint Server 2010)” at

“Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Indexing Connector for Documentum” at

“Regular Expression Basic Syntax Reference” at

“Newly published content for FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint” at

Chapter 12

“SP+PS 2010: PowerShell to Create a Service Application” at

“Supporting –WhatIf, –Confirm, –Verbose—in SCRIPTS!” at

Chapter 13

“Managed metadata input file format (SharePoint Server 2010)” at

“Regular Expression Basic Syntax Reference” at

Expresso 3.0 at

Chapter 15

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at

IIS Media Services Readme with links to “Bit Rate Throttling” at

Chapter 16

“Access Control in Active Directory” at

“Add-SPShellAdmin” TechNet article at

“Set permission to a published service application (SharePoint Foundation 2010)” at

Chapter 18

“Business Connectivity Services: Sample XML and Code Examples” at

“Business Connectivity Services security overview (SharePoint Server 2010)” at

“Permissions in Business Connectivity Services” at

“Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP” at

Chapter 19

ULS Viewer down load at

RSS Advisory Board, RSS 2.0 Specification, at

Chapter 20

“Editing Domain-Based GPOs Using ADMX files” at

 Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) documentation at

Chapter 21

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services at

“Planning a Deployment Mode” at

“Reporting Services Log Files” at

“Configuration Files (Reporting Services)” at

SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services Add-in for SharePoint 2010 download at

Chapter 22

“Migrate an Existing Server Farm to a 64-Bit Environment (Office SharePoint Server 2007)” at

Migration and Upgrade Resource Center for Office SharePoint Server 2007 at

“Migrate a stand-alone installation to a server farm installation (Office SharePoint Server 2007)” at