How it looksHow to connectEven PDF’s can be opened! Preview is also possible with some work
WF improvements: stages, loops, call webservices
SharePoint throttling leaves it up to the client to act upon a health score.
Regular expression can filter on all HTTP header values like CustomHeaderHost HttpMethodIP SoapActionUrlUrlReferrerUserAgent
Throttle heavy Excel or OneNote requests in favor of normal web requests
Apps are rendered in SharePoint in html or inside an iFrameApps can be made to look just like SharePoint
No custom code on SharePoint server anymore but still allowing maximum flexibility.
V2V: only database attachB2B: in place still possibleAlmost all service app databases support database attach
Think Office365 for all these improvements!Deferred: keep the 2010 UI / 2013 has full 2010 engine aboard (replaces visual upgrade) / the default when upgrading!Health Checks: see if your sitecollection has problems, common known issuesEval: try out a copy of your site
Making sense of SharePoint 2013
#comdaybeMaking Sense of SharePoint 2013Thomas Vochten
About MeSharePointconsultant. Platformarchitect. Speaker.Trainer. AccidentalDBA.
Agenda• SharePoint 2013 in perspective• 10 Essential things you need to know• Towards a new reference architecture
Office Web Apps 2013• Separate product, unified platform• Separate server farm• More operational choices & freedom• Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote• Claims mode only• Clean URLs• Licensing options
demoWhat it looks like & how to connect toSharePointOffice Web Apps
What are we trying to solve?• Very limited control over webrequests coming into SharePoint• Load balancing as only option• Throttling capabilities in 2010 ratherlimited
Request Management• Powerful routing & throttling rules• Customized responses• Per web application• Not activated by default
Scenario’s• Routing according to server health• Identification of dangerous requests• Prioritize requests over otherrequests• Routing according to request types• Isolate requests to a specific server…
Prepare for Upgrade• Test-SPContentDatabase• Migrate to claims before upgrade
Improvements• Deferred Site Collection Upgrade• Site Collection Health Checks• Upgrade Evaluation Site Collections• System Event Notifications System• Logging Changes• Site Collection Upgrade Throttling• Federated Services Compatibility CrossVersions