Office Online Server Preview

Microsoft released the preview of Office Online Server (OOS) - the new version of Office Web Apps Server. OOS provides browser-based versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote to on-premise environments. The Preview version works with products supporting WOPI protocol (SharePoint Server 2016, Skype for Business 2016, Exchange Server 2016). Here is a quick installation guide. Prepare server…Read more Office Online Server Preview

SharePoint 2016 Preview – quick install guide

Microsoft has released the preview version of SharePoint 2016. Here is a quick installation guide to this preview version. Download installation files Microsoft released ISO image of SharePoint 2016 preview (with Japanese and Spanish language packs) at Download Center Preview version requires Windows Server 2012 R2/Windows Server Technical Preview 2 for SharePoint installation and 64-bit edition…Read more SharePoint 2016 Preview – quick install guide

SharePoint 2016 Beta is released!

The wait is over! SharePoint 2016 IT Technical Preview is available for download HERE! As promised, Microsoft delivered beta of next SharePoint on-premises release earlier than the original Q4 schedule. We now have some 7 to 9 months to play with it before RTM release planned for Q2 2016 arrives. Simultaneously Microsoft released cloud hybrid search preview…Read more SharePoint 2016 Beta is released!

No SharePoint Foundation in 2016?

SharePoint 2016 will not be available in a free basic version, according to Yammer discussions. As noticed by Vlad Catrinescu, in a YamJam on the O365 Yammer Network Bill Baer, SharePoint's product manager, announced that SharePoint Foundation would not be shipped with SharePoint Server 2016. Microsoft however wishes to know how SharePoint Foundation is now being used,…Read more No SharePoint Foundation in 2016?

Best SharePoint Sessions from MS Ignite

Microsoft Ignite is over! If you were not there, you can see the most interesing sessions on SharePoint on-premises and SharePoint Online below, courtesy of Channel9. Enjoy! The Evolution of SharePoint: Overview and Roadmap (Bill Baer, Seth Patton): http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Ignite/2015/FND2203 What's New for IT Professionals in SharePoint Server 2016 (Bill Baer): http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Ignite/2015/BRK2188 MVP Panel: SharePoint On-Premises, Online and Everything…Read more Best SharePoint Sessions from MS Ignite

SharePoint 2016 test site at MS Ignite

SharePoint 2016 is finally here for you to see... and it looks totally like 2013. The new release of SharePoint on-premises made its live debut yesterday at the MS Ignite conference. While there were earlier some closed previews, this is the first release for the general public. The sneak peek is accompanied by the online test site, which is…Read more SharePoint 2016 test site at MS Ignite