About ancient Kazakhs

Submitted by Vladilen on Mon, 11/30/2015 - 06:05

Will try to translate in english this joke-article from Askar Isabekov.

Ancient Kazakhs were tall blue-eyed blondes. And not because it is sucks to be a little narrow-eyed brunette, but because everyone knows that the real Kazakhs - a blue-eyed blondes. Legend has it - once in ancient times in one village in which they lived narrow-eyed and dark-haired Kazakhs, blue-eyed blondes came, and then all the inhabitants of the village came out and said blondes - you blondes are real Kazakhs, and we are not real. A blondes asked the fake Kazakhs - Why are we - real Kazakhs? And then fake Kazakhs responded blondes - And because the real Kazakhs - blue-eyed blondes. Here's a ancient legend.

step-by-step SharePoint Setup with AutoSPInstaller

Submitted by Vladilen on Tue, 09/08/2015 - 05:48

(the article is under construction)

How to setup SharePoint 2013/2016/2019 using AutoSPinstaller

the quick and easy way which can be used in your lab environment, as well in test and even in production and later be scaled-out, as performance and/or availability requirements grows up

Assume 3-tier topology - Front-End Server, Batch-Processing Server and SQL Server. Accounts according to least privilege principle.

Treat all server names, account names and domain names in this article are "for example", i.e. you should use your own names.

SharePoint Workflow Manager quick review and setup guide

Submitted by Vladilen on Sat, 07/25/2015 - 05:29

What is Workflow Manager

  • Formerly Azure Workflow Server/Services (AWS)
    - Same “code base” as Windows Azure Service Bus
  • Windows Workflow Foundation - .NET 4.5
  • Scalable and reliable workflow engine
  • REST based
  • Multi-tenant capable - logical construct of “scopes” provides partitioning

SharePoint 2013 Workflow Manager in comparison with 2010

  • Future of WF
  • Decoupled from SharePoint, and supporting other consuming platforms
  • Declarative only
  • On Premises or Cloud
  • Consistent with .NET Framework Workflow
  • Much more capable
  • App friendly
  • Available in SharePoint Server only


One or three servers (Service Bus and quorum implementation)