29 בספטמבר 2008
Just in case you missed it, Silverlight 2.0 RC0 can be installed on Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Edition SP1 ! which, by the way, neither Adobe Flash nor Adobe AIR have ( a free development environment , which is NOT limited in time and functionality )
SharePoint Performance Optimization SharePoint Performance Optimization: How Microsoft IT Increases Availability and Decreases Rendering Time of SharePoint Sites, discusses how Microsoft IT discovered opportunities to enhance SharePoint optimization. http://download.microsoft.com/download/0/E/B/0EBA7263-A555-4279-B9DD-1720F0139A2E/SharePointOptimizationTWP.doc UPDATE: The technical Whitepaper was released last month on TechNet that I have found valuable, and thought it worth proliferating the link: SharePoint Performance Optimization: How Microsoft IT Increases Availability and Decreases Rendering Time of SharePoint Sites This is a great addition to the other MOSS standard article on performance boundaries: Plan for software boundaries (Office SharePoint Server)
28 בספטמבר 2008
Silverlight 2 RC0 Released - Visual Studio 2008 Tools, Expression Blend & Dev Runtime In short, the links Visual Studio 2008 Tools RC0: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=129043 Expression Blend SP1 RC0: http://www.microsoft.com/expression/try-it/default.aspx?filter=prerelease Windows Silverlight 2 Dev Runtime RC0: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=129011
22 בספטמבר 2008
TIFF iFilter for Wss3.0/Moss2007
Captaris announced the general availability of the industry's only TIFF iFilter for Wss/Moss. So if you need this as part of your indexing capability, then go check this out. I have not tested it myself but it's sure has been add to my TODO list ;)
SqlServer 2008 Express/Developer Management Studio Be careful NOT to install the Express Edition BEFORE the Developer / Standard Edition. Why ? this is why ! You can’t add the “Complete” option of the Management Studio – which contains the tools to all other then Database Engine options like SSRS & SSIS :’(
15 בספטמבר 2008
Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) 3.0 hosting We’ve all seen the Webcast – Installation of Wss 3.0 SP1 on Win2008 with Sql2008 Express Advanced Services. Now that’s all great, but what about hosting ? Well , first let us start with the FREE (!) : You can sign up for a free WSS 3.0 site here. There is no time limit and no need to provide a credit card number at sign up. BUT , it’s limited to 5MB of data, which all of us know as “almost nothing” If you’re looking for more providers : here’s...
14 בספטמבר 2008
Saving changes is not permitted ... that require the table to be re-created. For some of us who’ve been used to making changes in Tables using the SqlServer2005 Management Studio, the SqlServer2008 Management Studio show the following warning : Saving changes is not permitted ... that require the table to be re-created. Or in pictures And the “short” solution is the following
10 בספטמבר 2008
Open XML SDK V2 The first CTP of V2 of the Open XML SDK is now available for download, Eric White has all the details. This release also includes several handy tools to streamline Open XML development: The OpenXmlDiff utility identifies differences in the markup in two Open XML documents. The Open XML Class Explorer helps you determine which strongly typed class to use for a specific task, and includes the text of the relevant section of the ECMA-376 spec for each class. The...
8 בספטמבר 2008
Webcast - Internet Explorer 8.0 (IE 8) DeveloperTools CSS Capabilities
Considering the fact that the W3C has reached a Version 3 of the CSS definitions, shows how important CSS has become in the global web-design infrastructure. In consideration of the amount of work the regular "HTMList" puts into CSS definitions, the task of helping him in "debuging" CSS design was intergrated into the DeveloperTools to show him the final result from several perspectives.
As always, a download link is available from here
7 בספטמבר 2008
.NET Framework 4.0 = "BizTalk/SOA Express Framework" ? PART3
Well, what can I say, it all started with a gut feeling, or revelation , which ever you feel more commutable, on an early morning of a Saturday, drinking my usual morning coffee got me thinking , and resulted in this post .NET Framework 4.0 = "BizTalk/SOA Express Framework" ?. After a while, the more I thought about it, the more I felt more confident with the idea so I continued my journey with .NET Framework 4.0 = "BizTalk/SOA Express Framework" ? PART2. And now, just like the fact that it...