SQL Server 2012

Choosing Between SQL Server 2012 & SQL Server 2008

2015-09-10T10:00:58+00:00 September 10th, 2015|

Why Use SQL Server 2012 instead of SQL Server 2008 R2? What are typical bases for making the decision? Which apply to this decision? When would we not choose 2012? Let’s dig in. As all of you know, SQL Server 2012 has been released for general use for a while [...]

Understanding AlwaysOn & Mirroring with SQL Server 2012

2013-04-18T10:22:49+00:00 April 18th, 2013|

Today, we dig back into SQL Server 2012 to look at AlwaysOn, Clustering, Log Shipping , Mirroring , Replication & Snap Shots, focusing on the what, the why and the who cares! I’ve been asked about these different items repeatedly by various other engineers and users. […]

SharePoint 2013 Hosting Offerings in Fpweb.net Cloud

2012-11-12T14:58:01+00:00 November 12th, 2012|

The global leader in SharePoint Hosting announces its latest service St. Louis, Mo. (Nov 2012) – Fpweb.net, the premier SharePoint Hosting provider, has announced its full line of dedicated SharePoint 2013 hosting offerings. These products will be added to their deep SharePoint Private Cloud hosting portfolio that includes SharePoint 2007 [...]

Upgrading to SharePoint 2013? It’s kind of a big deal . . .

2012-08-28T04:08:17+00:00 August 28th, 2012|

In our last post, Fpweb.net hosting engineer Joe Beyer offered tips on How to Upgrade from SharePoint 2003 . . . all the way to SharePoint 2010. But where does the roadmap extend past the 2010 version? In this post, we’ll take a closer look at SharePoint 2013 – and [...]

SharePointing SQL Server: The Next Byte

2012-07-24T04:35:38+00:00 July 24th, 2012|

  If you’re all caught up on my first post regarding Installing & Configuring SQL Server for SharePoint Farms, then let’s happily move forward with my next installment of “SharePointing SQL Server: The Next Byte…” Hello everyone! The sun is shining bright. It’s hot outside. The grass needs watering. I’m sweltering. [...]

Installing & Configuring SQL Server for SharePoint Farms

2012-07-03T05:51:16+00:00 July 3rd, 2012|

Hello everyone! Summer is all around us… The sun is shining bright. The sky’s clear. The birds are chirping. Let’s talk about some fun things such as: “SharePointing” SQL Server! You’re thinking: Wow! That sounds like fun, but what is it? Well, this edition of The Next Byte has all [...]

New Features in Microsoft SQL Server 2012

2012-05-15T07:48:49+00:00 May 15th, 2012|

(Welcome to The Next Byte, a series on Microsoft SharePoint and SQL Server written by Don Conrad, a.k.a. “Don SQL”, the Fpweb.net SharePoint database wizard and expert in all things SQL-related. In this post Don examines new features in SQL Server 2012. Missed an installment of The Next Byte? Check [...]

Microsoft Product Updates Enable Next-Generation SharePoint Cloud

2012-04-09T11:57:17+00:00 April 9th, 2012|

Want easy, seamless integration between your company’s network and Fpweb.net’s SharePoint Cloud? How about Disaster Recovery (DR) failover with fast, secure Virtual Machine (VM) replication across the Internet? New updates in the core Microsoft server product lineup are closing the gaps and facilitating smarter cloud-based SharePoint environments. Yes, ladies and [...]

Sneak Preview: New Features in Microsoft SQL Server 2012

2012-03-19T08:51:06+00:00 March 19th, 2012|

(Don Conrad, a.k.a. “Don SQL”, is Fpweb.net’s resident database wizard and expert in all things Microsoft SQL related. In this post he examines the next version of SQL Server. Missed an installment of The Next Byte? Check out Don’s complete Microsoft SharePoint and SQL Server series.)  The Next Byte – [...]