ARK for Exchange Server upgraded with additional features

Admin Report Kit for Exchange Server, the reporting tool that provides in-depth reports on Exchange Servers, has been upgraded with some additional features to expand its scope of reporting. The features and their benefits are explained below. 1. Support for Exchange Server 2013 ARK for Exchange Server (ARKES) now covers Exchange Server 2013, providing vital […]

XPlica 6.2 released to provide solution for full or incremental migration

There have been a few enhancements in the latest version of XPlica for SharePoint, which is Vyapin’s SharePoint migration solution to migrate contents across SharePoint servers and versions. 1) The Reference Columns for various SharePoint List types have been updated XPlica uses the Reference Columns (or Unique Column Values) definition to identify duplicates in the […]

SPListX makes SharePoint content export easier

The latest version of the SPListX for SharePoint offers more user friendly features to make it easy to use and quicken the export of content and metadata from SharePoint. Here are some details about these new features and enhancements. Task categories The migration tasks can now be grouped together into categories and the Task Manager […]

SharePoint Information Organizer beefed-up with new features

A new version of the SharePoint Information Organizer (v2.2) has been released recently with additional features. The additional capabilities that enhance the potential of this product are shown below. Copy/Merge Sites: The Copy/Merge Sites feature helps the Administrators to manage the Site Collections more efficiently. The Administrators can find which Site occupies more storage space […]

Features enhancements in ADChangeTracker v2.4

A new version of ADChangeTracker, v2.4 has been released recently with additions like Events Reports. Given below are details of these features. About Events Reports: The new Event Reports feature enables the user to report the events data for recent AD object changes (Created, Modified and Deleted objects), User logon/logoff activities, Password change activities and […]

Using Single Sign On with Office 365

Single Sign On works in Office 365 through the Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS). The AD FS is synchronized with the Office 365 environment through the Directory Synchronization process to enable Users to logon to Office 365 seamlessly. Microsoft’s Directory Synchronization Server is used to sync corporate User accounts with the Office 365 environment. […]

Single Sign On in SharePoint 2013

Single-Sign-On (SSO) process authenticates recognized users and opens access to multiple applications, to which they have been granted rights. Logging in the first time authorizes the users to access all applications and enables them to switch between them as needed. The users then don’t need to enter their password each time. This lasts until the […]

Ways to improve SharePoint Performance

SharePoint administrators always desire and seek ways to improve SharePoint performance. Here are some ways to help enhance the performance of SharePoint as well as to extract the maximum from the SharePoint Servers. Cache Lists  – In environments where most List related requests are read only operations, it helps to cache Lists so that the […]

Merge / Split to create better Site Collections – Improve SharePoint content usage

Merge / Split to create better Site Collections – Improve SharePoint content usage The popularity & widespread use of SharePoint encourages creation of several Site Collections according to the needs of the organizations. But with time, some of these may be used less than others, unnecessarily consuming the server’s resources. This leads to a dismal […]

Exploiting the potential of Windows Management Instrumentation feeds to produce plentiful configuration reports and secure your network

Systems administrators and network engineers need to configure and monitor a range of logs to keep themselves updated on the status of their Windows networks. They spend hours gleaning event log, security log, application log and various others to ensure that an error does not multiply to unmanageable proportions crippling their networks. Windows Management Instrumentation […]

Network configuration information sought after by network engineers and system administrators

Good network monitoring and reporting tools report important network events from multiple locations, to the network administrator. It’s either delivered to his email inbox or deposited at the indicated location in the preferred file format, at the designated time. All these network events have to be reported along with their correct time and date. However […]

Site Collection migration from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013 made easy with XPlica for SharePoint

With the advent of SharePoint 2013 and the new version of Office 365, SharePoint administrators may feel the business need to move content from old SharePoint servers to the newer version. Vyapin’s SharePoint to SharePoint migration solution, XPlica for SharePoint helps administrators accomplish this task with minimal effort. XPlica can migrate Sites, Libraries, Lists and […]