Over the last few months I have had the pleasure of installing a lot of different deployments. There are a couple of I keep going back to each and every time to help with the process. Below are my top 10 favorite SharePoint 2013 I can’t live without:

  1. Deployment guide for SharePoint 2013 – Don’t remote in or leave the office without it!
  2. Hardware and software requirements for SharePoint 2013 – Where all the latest additional software resource links are.
  3. Updates for SharePoint 2013 – For all the latest SharePoint software updates.
  4. Installing the BI features of SharePoint 2013 – Installing BI is more complicated and you need this guide to set you straight.
  5. Access Services Setup for an On-Premises Installation – Another must have for installing the new Access services.
  6. Workflow Manager Installation and Configuration – SharePoint 2013 workflow has an additional installation step before it is available in SharePoint. Check out this guide for help.
  7. Setting up your App domain for SharePoint 2013 – Everything you need to know about setting up the new App Catalog.
  8. Distributed Cache in SharePoint 2013 – Because sometimes the distributed cache needs help.
  9. Manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server 2013 – More helpful distributed cache commands.
  10. Manage search components in SharePoint Server 2013 – When a more complex search topology is needed and these commands will help.

Let me know your favorite installation resources in the comments below.

  • User Ratings (0 Votes)

About Author

Christine Weaver has been the technical lead on projects designing, developing, deploying, supporting, and delivering solutions for SharePoint since 2003. Christine’s knowledge and experience leans heavily on her 10+ years as a software consultant and from being a Microsoft certified professional. Christine has been a regular presenter at TechDays Canada and runs the Halifax SharePoint User Group.

Leave A Reply