Author Archives: J.D. Wade

About J.D. Wade

Lead Technical Cloud Architect, husband, active in community theatre, love watching movies, have been described as “quirky”, aka “KB Man”

St. Louis Day of .Net


Well, it is that time of year again. The St. Louis Day of .Net is coming around again this August 20-21. I just found out this week that I get to participate as a speaker for a third year in … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007), Microsoft SharePoint, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), St. Louis (STL) Day of .Net, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Maybe just a little more rosemary or thyme


Have you ever had this great recipe that you loved cooking over and over again? You got very comfortable with how to prepare the recipe and get it right every time. With time, something happens with that comfortable recipe and … Continue reading

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SharePoint Saturday Ozarks Recap


On Saturday, June 12, I got the pleasure for a second year to present at SharePoint Saturday Ozarks. I sincerely enjoyed my time there again. Mark Rackley outdid himself again and put the event together beautifully. He is truly committed … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007), Microsoft SharePoint, Ozarks, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Saturday, SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Back in the Saddle Again


It has been quite awhile since I have posted and I needed to get myself back into gear again. I have had a lot going on but I wanted to make blogging a priority this year and haven’t done well … Continue reading

Posted in Kansas City (KC), Kansas City (KC) User Group, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft SQL Server, Personal Thoughts, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Saturday, SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), SharePoint User Group (SPUG), SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

SharePoint Road Show: Springfield, IL


I will be part of the panel for the SharePoint Road Show in Springfield, IL on Wednesday, December 16th. Hope to see you there! The SharePoint 2010 Road Show is an all-day event sponsored by Microsoft, International SharePoint Professionals Association … Continue reading

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Upcoming Presentations


I am looking forward to present next week in Kansas City, MO. I will be presenting on SharePoint 2010: Insights and BI. Here is where you can find me: Heartland Users Group: SharePoint Tuesday, December 8 at 7:00 p.m. SharePoint … Continue reading

Posted in Kansas City (KC) User Group, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft SQL Server, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), SharePoint User Group (SPUG), SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Is Your SQL Server Ready for SharePoint 2010?


Alright, if you have been tracking the posts on the upcoming SharePoint release, you may very well say, “Yes, I know…I know. SQL Server needs to be 64-bit.” But I ask you to keep reading because I think there is … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007), Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft SQL Server, Outdated: Do Not Use, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) | Tagged | 2 Comments

Attention SSRS 2005 SharePoint Integrated Users – Oct 2009 Security Patches Manual Steps


This blog post discusses the additional manual steps SharePoint Integrated Reporting Service instances will need in order to be fully patched correctly. As part of the October 2009 Microsoft Security Patch Release, the security patch MS09-062 contains fixes for SQL … Continue reading

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WSS 3.0 and SharePoint 2007 August 2009 Cumulative Updates are published


UPDATE – 10/13/09 They have updated the WSS package. It went live on October 7th. Now, you can safely download the WSS CU package using the link below and it should not contain the database attach issue.  Links to both … Continue reading

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Problem installing SQL Server 2008 on Windows 2008 R2


This post is focused on installing SQL Server 2008 on a Windows 2008 R2 server for those of only need to do a few installs. In other words, this is the quick fix. At the bottom of this post is … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 | Tagged | 35 Comments