SharePoint 2013 Shredded Storage Test Results


In this blog post, I’m going to share some test results when using SharePoint to store multiple versions of a file. As you can see in Test Results section at the end, the new Shredded Storage feature in SharePoint 2013 can mean significant improvement in efficiencies of storage requirements for specific use cases. Shredded Storage…

What’s New in SharePoint 2013 Editions Comparison


Update: 2/20/2013 (Feb 20th).  Please read the end of this post, since the main reason I posted this in the first place was because at the time it was published Microsoft TechNet did not have a good reference for this data.  Microsoft has published it now, oddly enough on their SharePoint Online Office 365 documentation…

SharePoint 2013 Development Environment


In this post, I’m going to describe my setup and some of the software and system requirements I needed for getting a SharePoint 2013 development environment up and running.  I’ll try to update this post as new releases of the Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2012 are released or I make major changes…

Seven SharePoint Videos from //build/ 2012 Conference


For those of you SharePointers heading to SPC who want an early start, the other big conference just ended last Friday, November 2nd, concluding four days on building solutions for Windows, featuring seven talks on SharePoint.  Here they are sorted by highest rating first: Building apps for Office and SharePoint 2013 using the web technologies you know and love, Part…

SharePoint Saturday New York City


Just returned today from NYC where I presented “PowerShell and SharePoint”. I was also honored to be a member of a four person panel called “Jumpstart Your SharePoint Community Efforts” including SharePoint Saturday cofounder Susan Lennon, SharePoint Saturday Los Angeles organizer Nedra Allmond, and Sharing the Point founder Paul Swider who travels the edges of…