Building Ivory Towers: Parallels in IT and Architecture

Building architectures in IT often refers to the traditional architecture for their concepts, and indeed IT architecture has often the same issues as its sister discipline: Some architects have never built or even repaired houses; in IT, you have architects who were never developers on existing projects, just new technology […]

Restoring user documents in Sharepoint 2010 / 2013

If you’re a Sharepoint architect, you have probably thought about the backup and restore strategy for the machines that make your farm: SQL Servers, Front-End Servers. However thinking about user cases may allow to tweak the overall strategy and reduced the perceived SLA by the end-user. Let’s imagine the common […]