Title of Presentation - Irish SharePoint UserGroup

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Dec 4, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Colin Byrne

SharePoint Architect

Flexnet

Consultants

www.flexnetconsult.ie

Basics


Requirements, UI, Menus, Security

Social

Content Management

Search

eDiscovery

Exchange 2013

Developer

Removed Features

Browser

Supported

Supported with
limitations

Not supported

Internet Explorer 9

32
-
bit

64
-
bit

Internet Explorer 8

32
-
bit

64
-
bit

Internet Explorer 7

X

Internet Explorer 6

X

Google Chrome (latest
public release version)

X

Mozilla Firefox (latest
public release version)

X

Apple Safari (latest
public release version)

X

Installation Scenario

Deployment type and scale

RAM

Processor

Hard disk space

Single server with a
built
-
in database or
single server that
uses SQL Server

Development or evaluation
installation of SharePoint
Foundation 2013 Preview

8 GB

64
-
bit, 4 cores

80 GB for system
drive

Single server with a
built
-
in database or
single server that
uses SQL Server

Development or evaluation
installation of SharePoint
Server 2013 Preview

24 GB

64
-
bit, 4 cores

80 GB for system
drive

Web server or
application server in
a three
-
tier farm

Pilot, user acceptance test,
or production deployment
of SharePoint Server 2013
Preview

12 GB

64
-
bit, 4 cores

80 GB for system
drive

Mobile device
operating
system

Operating
system version

Browser

Smartphone
device

Slate or tablet
device

Windows
Phone

Windows
Phone 7.5 or
later versions

Internet
Explorer
Mobile

Supported

Not applicable

Windows

Windows 7 or
later versions

Internet
Explorer

Not applicable

Supported

Android

4.0 or later
versions

Android
Browser

Supported

Unsupported

iOS

5.0 or later
versions

Safari

Supported

One
of the following:

The 64
-
bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.

The 64
-
bit edition of SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1

The 64
-
bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1
(SP1) Standard, Enterprise, or
Datacenter

or the 64
-
bit edition of
Windows Server 2012 Standard or
Datacenter


Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) (KB 976932)


Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Preview


Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 Preview


Office 365 Enterprise Preview


The SharePoint parsing process crashes in Windows Server 2008 R2 (KB 2554876)


FIX: IIS 7.5 configurations are not updated when you use the
ServerManager

class to commit configuration changes (KB 2708075)


WCF: process may crash with “
System.Net.Sockets.SocketException
: An invalid argument was supplied” when under high load (KB 2726478):

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1


Windows Server 2012 RC


Windows Server 2012 release candidate,
Datacenter

Edition or Standard Edition


Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1


Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.5 Release Candidate (RC)


Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1
-

Express Edition


Windows Azure Workflow 1.0 Preview


WCF Data Services 5.0 for
OData


Microsoft Information Protection and Control Client (MSIPC)


Windows Management Framework 3.0 Release Candidate (RC)

which includes Windows PowerShell 3.0

Microsoft Sync Framework Runtime v1.0 SP1 (x64)


Windows Identity Foundation 1.0 for Windows Server 2008 R2


Windows Identity Extensions for Windows Server 2008 R2


Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Feature Pack

which includes the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 Native Client and the SQL Server Remote BLOB Store

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 Feature pack

which includes Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 ADOMD.NET

Microsoft Silverlight 3


Exchange Web Services Managed API, version 1.2


Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Feature Pack

which includes the following optional components:

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client 64
-
bit edition


ENU
\
x64
\
sqlncli.MSI

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Data
-
Tier Application (DAC) Framework 64
-
bit edition


ENU
\
x64
\
dacframework.msi

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Transact
-
SQL
ScriptDom

64
-
bit edition


SQLDOM.msi

Microsoft System CLR Types for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 64
-
bit edition


SQLSysClrTypes.msi

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
LocalDB

64
-
bit edition, which is also a component of SQL Server 2012 Express


ENU
\
x64
\
SqlLocalDB.msi


Easy way to give people access to sites and
documents

Can send requests on behalf of someone else if
you don’t have rights

Personal Permissions page where user can
request more permissions

Conversations for requests




Requests viewed via Email, Shared With and
Site Settings

Underlying permissions model unchanged



Themes are now HTML 5 based

PowerPoint .
thmx

no longer used

Background Image


New mobile pages view

Adaptable layout: browser, a wide
iPAD

style
view and narrow Windows Phone/iPhone layout


based on user agent string

Mobile web Apps


Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Background Image


Big investment
in Social

Microblogging (status updates with replies)

Follow Sites, Documents, People, Conversations,
Tags

Mention people in posts

Activity Feeds shows activity of content and
people you follow



Can use external HTML editors such as
Dreamweaver

Converts html
master pages and layouts to ASPX pages

Variations with Content Translation (Machine
Translation Service)

Cross Site Publishing

Improved Video and Embedding

SEO Friendly
Urls

(without .
aspx

and Pages)

Metadata Navigation





Can copy and paste content from Word into rich
text editor, Content Editor or HTML Field
control.

Drag and drop Navigation Items

Image Renditions

Can display different sized images in different
context

Requires Blob cache setup





Two System scopes retained

All Sites

People

Result Sources

Combines Federated Locations and Scopes

Local SP, Remote SP, Open Search 1.0/11, Exchange

Query Transformation allows rules to be added to filter results

Has a Query Builder page to allow you to test the transformation

Result Sources are easily created at the site collection level


Big changes

FAST now integrated within SharePoint

Most of the FAST features taken across

Web Crawler seems to be missing

Features such as Pipeline

Entity Extraction

Ranking models

Continuous crawling

Visual Preview



New feature that allows new items to be
inserted into the Search index in near
realtime
.

This can be switched on after installation

Can be set to update every minute

Items appear straightaway in the results

Supports locating information placing holds and
exporting information

Sharepoint

2013

Exchange 2013

File Shares

Based on Search Crawls

Can export held documents


Allows
users to synchronize SharePoint Server
2013 Preview and Project Server tasks with
Exchange Server and have them appear in
Outlook 2013 Preview.

Blends Email held in Exchange with Documents
held in SharePoint

UI surfaced in outlook 2013 and SharePoint

Exchange syncs the metadata between both.

Site Mailbox gets an alias

Requires Exchange 2013


http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2012/08/22/site
-
mailboxes
-
in
-
the
-
new
-
office.aspx


Can create workflow based on
DotNet

4.0

Declarative model

Does not run in
-
process with
Sharepoint

(Azure Workflow)

Still able to create/edit 2010 Workflows

Workflows with Stages

No longer need to be serial

All 2013 workflows are state based

New visual Designer

Integrates the Visio design canvas

Loops

Copy and Paste Steps between workflows

If copying between sites will have to
fixup

the
Guids

Can call WCF + Rest Web Services

Can now package within SPD


Visual Designer for pages is removed

HTML view only available

No longer need to be serial

All 2013 workflows are state based


Client OS install for SharePoint not available

SandBox

solutions deprecated

New REST API _
api
/web

Visual Studio 2012 new Features

Supports creating SharePoint Apps

Has List and Content Type Visual designer

Has Agave support


new Office Add
-
In model

Basically client HTML and
Javascript

embedded in Outlook,
Word and Excel

Supported in Web Apps ( but not Word)

Auto Hosted

Can provisions SQL Azure (DACPAC) and Webs (web Deploy
packages) (Azure
Lite
)

Not fully available until sometime after SharePoint RTM

SharePoint hosted

Pages deployed to SharePoint site can use Lists, files,
WebParts

HTML and
Javascript

Provider Hosted

External IIS site hosts the app

Can access Lists and Files

No server code for the SharePoint deployable
pieces

No major changes to Services Architecture

New Features

Cache Service

Request Management

Document shredding


WFE
-
>SQL

OAUTH

Exchange Integration

Office Web Apps


Visual Preview no longer available

2010 Sites currently using the 2007 Master Page must be
upgraded to 2010 master page before upgrade

Only retained master pages, CSS, HTML

Was down to
SPWeb

Level


Deferred Site Collection Upgrade

New type of upgrade

Preserves more items such as Features

Per Site Collection level only

Preview works by copying the site collection schema, heavy duty


User Profile Synchronization
-

No Changes

FIM same build as
SharePoint Server 2010 February 2012
CU


New mode AD Direct Mode


Simple to setup

Does not use Forefront Identity Manager Yay!

Can use LDAP filters as in 2007

Can only import into SharePoint


no write back to AD


Gone
-

Web Analytics as a separate Service

Replaced with the built in Search analytics
features

New Item
-
To
-
Item recommendations

View Count in SharePoint UI

Report on top items in Site and List

PowerPoint broadcast features





Workbooks that have external data connections
that require windows authentication

Need to use Office Web Apps Server instead of
Excel services





SharePoint Designer

Design view and Split view of a SharePoint page is removed. Can
only see Code view.

Reason: did not support HTML5 and CSS tags in 2013

Document Workspace

No longer an option to create a new Document workspace

Solution: Use a team site

Personalization Site (Enterprise Tab)

This was a template that used the current user filter
webpart

to
tailor information for the visitor

Solution: Use a team site





SharePoint workspace

SharePoint Workspace is being removed from the
Office product base
.

Folder Sync will ship with Office 2013





Chart Web Part
-

Existing
WebParts

should work

Status Indicators and Lists
-
Existing Lists should
work

Insert Barcode
-

Removed
from the Ribbon

Embedded Labels


containing metadata from
Word, Excel or PowerPoint feature is removed


No longer a SharePoint Service Application

Must be installed on a separate server from SharePoint

Can be used by Exchange and Lync

Office Web Apps Preview licensing offers two options:

View
-
only
. By default, Office Web Apps Preview is view
-
only. View
-
only functionality is provided for free.

Edit and view
. You must purchase an editing license to use
the editing features of Office Web Apps Preview with
SharePoint 2013 Preview. You enable editing when you
create the Office Web Apps Server farm.


Discontinued Features and modified
functionality 2013 Preview