A Nice Introduction to Content Deployment


Greetings, everyone! My name is Tyler Butler, and I’m a Program Manager working on the Web Content Management (WCM) features in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 at Microsoft. There’s been a lot of interest in learning more about the WCM feature set that has been built into MOSS and how Internet-facing sites can be built, maintained, and supported on top of MOSS. In this post, I’ll cover how a particular WCM feature called Content Deployment supports multi-farm topologies and can be used to enable authoring -> staging -> production scenarios. I’ll talk a little about previous solutions to the problem, give you an overview of the Content Deployment feature, and discuss the architecture of the feature in-depth.

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Plan Content Deployment

Project & Project Server Infrastructure Updates


If you are looking forward to apply the infrastructure updates on Project and Project Server 2007 read the post

On July 15th, 2008 Microsoft announced the availability of the Infrastructure Update for Office Servers. The Infrastructure Update for Office Servers is a set of updates to improve platform performance and contain several customer driven fixes. The updates are applicable to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Microsoft Search Server 2008 & Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express, Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 and Microsoft Office Project 2007.

There are several noteworthy new features and fixes shipped in these updates for Project Server 2007 and Project 2007; specifically:

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Infrastructure Updates by Microsoft


VIA ECM Team Blog Microsoft has released three important updates to SharePoint Server, Project Server, Project professional and search server 2008.  These updates include

The Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB951297) applies to:

  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
  • Microsoft Office Project Server 2007
  • Microsoft Search Server 2008
  • Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express

The Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB951695) applies to:

  • Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

The Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Project 2007 (KB951547) applies to:

  • Microsoft Office Project Professional 2007

Download and Instructions

The updates can be downloaded from the links below:

Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB951297)x86

Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB951297)x64

Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB951695)x86

Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB951695)x64

Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Project 2007 (KB951547)x86

* The updates are applicable to all shipping languages.

Installation Instructions are available from the links below:

Deploy Software Updates for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

Deploy Software Updates for Office SharePoint Server 2007 – This article also applies to Project Server 2007, SharePoint Server 2007, Search Server 2008 and Search Server 2008 Express.

Install the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (Office SharePoint Server 2007)

Install the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (Search Server 2008)

Related Knowledge Base Articles are available from the links below:

Description of the Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB951695)

Fixes Included in the Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB953749)

Description of the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB951297)

Fixes Included in the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB953750)

Description of the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Project 2007 (KB951547)

Fixes Included in the Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Project 2007 (KB953751)

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