Skype for Business: Create DFS with PowerShell

Skype for Business needs a file share to store shared data of the pool. When installing a Skype for Business environment you want the file share to be high available. In order to make a file share high available you need DFS, Distributed File System. For installing and configuring DFS I used this blogpost (https://insidemstech.com/2015/08/24/deploy-dfs-for-skype-for-business-server-2015-enterprise-pool-part-i/) for guidance. But…

Installing SQL 2014

Installing SQL 2014 isn’t quite as different as installing SQL Server 2012. Sure there are some minor UI changes when installing SQL, but it’s all the same. In order for SharePoint to work with SQL, we only need the database engine. I don’t want to click my way through the setup every time I need to install SQL server.…

SQL Server 2014 Release

SQL Server 2014 has been released to manufacture (RTM) on March 18th by Microsoft. On April 1st the download of SQL Server 2014 will be made available. Brings up the question if SharePoint will support SQL Server 2014, well the answer is yes. However, SharePoint 2013 will not be able to work with SQL Server…