Dennis Bottjer | ASP.NET + SharePoint Architect, Trainer & Speaker

"An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure" - Ben Franklin
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May 2009 Entries

SharePoint Team Blog Announces SharePoint 2010 System Requirements

SharePoint Team Announces SharePoint 2010 Preliminary System Requirements Highlights The next version of SharePoint will officially be called SharePoint 2010.  It was announced today that SharePoint 2010 will have the following system requirements: SharePoint Server 2010 will be 64-bit only. SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit Windows Server 2008 or 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2. SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit SQL Server 2008 or 64-bit SQL Server 2005. This Upgrade Checker can be used to help ensure WSS 3.0 and MOSS 2007...

posted @ Monday, May 11, 2009 10:07 PM | Feedback (0) | Filed Under [ SharePoint ]

Pig and Chicken

Our project manager is getting her scrum master certification.  She reminded me of the classic pig and chicken story.  Here it is for the record: A Pig is someone who has skin in the game. Mike Cohn aptly refers to the people in that role as, “Having their Bacon on the line.” Pig roles are considered core team members. Performers. People who “do” work. Get it? I would consider the roles of both Product Owner and the ScrumMaster to be pigs on a team. A Chicken is someone who has something to gain by the...

posted @ Monday, May 11, 2009 9:17 PM | Feedback (1) | Filed Under [ Architecture ]

Tulsa SharePoint Interest Group May Meeting

Date and Time: Monday May 11, 2009 6pm - 8pm Location:   Tulsa Community College Northeast Campus 3727 East Apache Tulsa, OK 74115 Topic:'s Corey Roth and Kyle Kelin go head to head debating the best way to provision content in SharePoint: using CAML or using the SharePoint Object Model. This no slides talk will compare and contrast the different ways of provisioning SharePoint sites, providing in depth code examples of each method.This is an informal discussion so please come with lots of questions. They will also be showing...

posted @ Monday, May 11, 2009 7:28 PM | Feedback (1) | Filed Under [ Community & Events Presentations & Training ]

Review of Dallas SharePoint Techfest

Dallas SharePoint TechFest 2009 Presentations Posted Travis, Kari, Jim and I made it home late last night from the Dallas SharePoint TechFest.  Our company SpringPoint was the only Managed Gold Partner from Oklahoma invited to participate and we did so proudly.   We were able to attend the pre-event on Tuesday night where Joel Oleson delivered two great presentations.  The first was particularly interesting because it explained the business value of  On Wednesday Jim (@wowjim) and I (@dbottjer) delivered our presentation “Enabling a Web Content Management Strategy - under the hood.” Later that afternoon I presented again this...

posted @ Friday, May 8, 2009 5:20 AM | Feedback (0) | Filed Under [ Presentations & Training SharePoint ]

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