New blog design launched

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren A new blog platform means… I finally migrated from WSS 3.0 as a blogging platform to WordPress. Obviously WordPress contains tons of awesome utilities and functions for SEO and general blogging tasks. The SharePoint platform was pretty descent to have the blog hosted on, but in reality it doesn’t beat WordPress when it comes to just the blogging. This also means I’ve got a new RSS Feed Url (http://feeds.feedburner.com/tobiaszimmergren). I’m looking forward to posting some more awesome content during 2012.…

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A look back at 2010

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | [@zimmergren](http://www.twitter.com/zimmergren) Introduction A new year dawns, as we move into 2011. There’s plenty of awesome things going on that will shortly be announced for 2011. Right now, though, let’s focus on what 2010 looked like. Here’s a short summary of some of the highlights. Popular articles from 2010 The main focus of my blog the last few years have been to produce quality articles to help people (myself included) to better understand certain development tasks in SharePoint. Here’s a list…

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Vacation!

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | [@zimmergren](http://twitter.com/zimmergren) Introduction It’s vacation, what can I say… :-) Enjoy the summer, and I’ll see you all again in August! Cheers!…

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This is my current development rig

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | www.tozit.com | [@zimmergren](http://www.twitter.com/zimmergren) Introduction A lot of my clients, students and SharePoint friends have been asking me about details on my latest development rig – so here you go, a full disclosure of the machine and it’s peripherals that I’m currently using for my primary SP 2010 development. Notes: I’ve been running with HP for my laptops the last couple of years – and all I can say is that they’re amazingly stable and versatile and my next laptop will probably be HP as well!…

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My most popular SharePoint posts of 2009

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | [@zimmergren](http://www.twitter.com/zimmergren) Introduction As per requests, I have put together a small list of my post popular and most read blog posts of 2009. All in all, the year of 2009 was awesome – and we’ve only got even more awesome things to look forward to in 2010. But to get on with it, here’s my "Top 10 Most Popular SharePoint Posts" of 2009! My Top 10 Most Popular SharePoint Posts – 2009 MOSS 2007: Getting Started with the Business Data Catalog Related:…

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New SharePoint Year

I’m finally going.. Vacation! For the first time in 1.5 years I’m finally having a well deserved vacation :-) Got some nice SP 2010 posts lined up for january/february with all the new good stuff to know about developing with the new tools, as well as hacking about with the new object models. But for now I will just satisfy by wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year – and see you again next year! Cheers, Z…

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Blessed with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award, again

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | [@zimmergren](http://www.twitter.com/zimmergren) Introduction Without trying to sound too dumb to explain the award program, I’ll just quote the website: We seek to recognize the best and brightest from technology communities around the world with the Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award. These exceptional community leaders come from a wide range of backgrounds. They are teachers, artists, doctors, engineers, as well as technologists, who actively share their high-quality, real-world technical expertise with the community and with Microsoft. With the MVP Award, we thank these inspiring…

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Sweden SharePoint User Group, May 28th Re-Cap

Author: Tobias Zimmergren URL: http://www.zimmergren.net Introduction On May 28th we held our Sweden SharePoint User Group meeting in Stockholm with great success. Sponsoring the event for the evening was Precio, who had an arsenal of food and drinks layered up for us to dive into in-between sessions. With that said, thank you Precio for lending us your time, place and beer. What was said / Agenda During the event, we had three main sessions: SPVisualDev by Tony Restaino (Precio) - During this session, Tony did a great demonstration of how his CodePlex tool (SPVisualDev) can help you as…

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