Monday, April 12, 2010

Links for 2010-04-11

Download details: OCS 2007 R2 Workload Architecture Poster -
This poster of Office Communications Server 2007 R2 describes the traffic flow of protocols and ports used in each workload. Communications Server 2007 R2 supports the following workloads: IM and Presence, Conferencing, Application Sharing, and Enterprise Voice. These filtered views can assist you in architecting your deployment of Communications Server 2007 R2. The different server roles are described along with server certificate requirements. Firewall and DNS configuration requirements are also described. more...
(tags: communicator ocs collaboration microsoft architecture)

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Links for 2009-09-24

10 Collaboration Platforms to Consider for Your Business -
Collaboration is the cornerstone of getting work done in the enterprise. It may start with e-mail clients, but there are a number of platforms that enable file sharing, offer wiki-like work space and provide real-time collaboration through Web conferencing. They also come in different packages, with some designed as on-premises installations and others deployed via the Web as cloud computing services. In this slideshow, eWEEK runs through some of the most popular collaboration platforms, from Microsoft SharePoint to Zimbra and other solutions in between. This isn't an attempt to rank the products, or favor one over the other, but to show businesses what's out there to help employees better work together. more...
(tags: collaboration tools architecture)

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Links for 2009-09-12

Prioritizing IT Initiatives Using Business Architecture - The Architecture Journal -
This article describes a technique that Microsoft architects around the world use every day to ensure that IT projects have both a clear alignment with the strategic goals of the organization and a strong demonstrable impact. more...
(tags: architecture microsoft msba)

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Links for 2009-08-20

The Architecture Journal -
The Architecture Journal is an independent platform for free thinkers and practitioners of IT architecture. New editions are issued quarterly with articles designed to offer perspective, share knowledge, and help you learn the discipline and pursue the art of IT architecture. more...
(tags: architecture EA)

Friday, August 14, 2009