SharePoint 2010 September 2014 Cumulative Updates

The September 2014 Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2010 has been released. SharePoint Foundation:  SharePoint Server 2010: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2883103 Project Server 2010: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2883006 Office 2010 September 2014 Cumulative Updates: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2995904
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SharePoint 2013 September 2014 Cumulative Updates

The September 2014 Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2013 has been released. SharePoint Foundation: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2883087 SharePoint Server 2013: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2883068 Project Server 2013: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2883072 Office 2013 September 2014 Cumulative Updates: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2995905
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Streamlined Topology Performance

The Streamlined Topology is the ‘hot new thing’ with regards to SharePoint topologies. While the guidance is written for SharePoint 2013, it can be used with SharePoint 2010 as well, with the exception of the Very Low Latency tier. The explanation of this topology is that it provides better performance with low latency for end-user facing services. Let’s demonstrate the Streamlined Topology performance! This scenario should appl
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The Expense of Application Pools

Microsoft’s current recommendation for SharePoint is to leverage a single Web Application and as few Application Pools as possible. This is due to the overhead of not only each Web Application (additional timer jobs), but IIS Application Pools as well. This article will cover the memory expenses of Web Applications running on separate IIS Application Pools, a fairly common configuration practice. This SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm runs on Window
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