Deploying SharePoint 2016

I wrote a book! Vlad Catrinescu and I spent many months writing on deploying SharePoint 2016. It’s been an adventure, to say the least, hiding in my room writing on my laptop (when I could have been playing Guild Wars 2 instead). The process actually started at last year’s MVP Summit in November; Vlad asked me to be a technical reviewer, but offered the chance to be a co-author instead. A few sticks 16GB ECC RDIMMs later (16, to be ex
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SharePoint 2016 August 2016 Updates

The SharePoint 2016 August 2016 Updates have been released: SharePoint Server 2016 (sts-x-none.msp): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115437 SharePoint Server 2016 (wssloc): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115441 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3181038 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdlets available at SharePoint Updates for your farm!
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SharePoint 2013 August 2016 Cumulative Updates

The SharePoint 2013 August 2016 Cumulative Updates have been released: SharePoint Foundation: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115447 SharePoint Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115450 Project Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115448 Office Web Apps 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115446 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3181038 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cm
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Enabling the Office 365 (SuiteNav) in SharePoint 2013

Office 365 and SharePoint Server 2016 have what is called the “SuiteNav”. This is the navigation element at the top of the page that contains the affectionately-named “waffle” on the upper left. Well, now this feature has come to SharePoint 2013 with the SharePoint Server 2013 July 2016 Cumulative Update and more specifically, the SharePoint Server 2013 hotfix KB3115286. Instructions are provided on how to enable this feat
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SharePoint 2016 July 2016 Updates

The SharePoint 2016 July 2016 Updates have been released: SharePoint Server 2016 (sts-x-none.msp): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115299 SharePoint Server 2016 (wssloc): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115304 Office Online Server: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115386 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3173835 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdlets available at SharePoint Updates for your farm!
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SharePoint 2013 July 2016 Cumulative Updates

The SharePoint 2013 July 2016 Cumulative Updates have been released: SharePoint Foundation: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115290 SharePoint Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115293 Project Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115291 Office Web Apps 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3115289 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3173835 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdl
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