LDAP Authentication Class

Below is class for managing custom LDAP authentication, querying group membership, and a dump of assigned groups to the authenticated user. It will also populate all the various attributes related to the user. Keep in mind that some of these attributes are custom to my organization (for example “IPPHONE”), so update the switch/case and public variables as need. The code …

SharePoint 2013 Deplyment Details for Various Types of Installs

Here is a snippet from the Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Deployment Guide. Each is a different installation type outlined in the deployment guide. Install SharePoint 2013 on a single server with SQL Server – Describes how to install SharePoint 2013 on a single server. This deployment uses SQL Server and can easily be scaled out to create two- and three-tier farm …

Setting up SharePoint 2013

So I’m really excited to starting bulding a green field SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Cluster. I’m thinking this is going to be a series of posts on this topic, but I wanted to make sure I started posting my notes at the same time I got started with the literal build so I don’t miss any details when I try to …

About microdata – Webmaster Tools Help

The HTML5 microdata specification is a way to label content to describe a specific type of informationfor example, reviews, person information, or events. Each information type describes a specific ty Link

Home – schema.org

Schema.org is a set of extensible schemas that enables webmasters to embed structured data on their web pages for use by search engines and other applications. If you are involved in high level SEO strategies then you should really be aware of this. Changes to Schema.org and Meta data surrounding HTML, especially related to eCommerce, is being defined now and …

[Infographic] SharePoint 2013 in 2012

In August, we illustrated the current state of SharePoint. As it is now December and time for retrospectives, we decided that we’d take a look back at what kept us most engaged about SharePoint this year — SharePoint 2013.. Topic: Social Business Link

LinkSys e1200 Router – Wireless traffic is SO slow

My Linksys e1200 Wireless router was working great for a couple of months and then all of a sudden the speeds went to a crawl. The router was pretty new (4 months old), so I figured there was something up with it. Turns out there is a setting that attempts to learn your traffic and give certain types of traffic …

MySQL – Get the Value of a Newly Inserted Row

Quick and easy…   <?php $link = mysql_connect(‘localhost’, ‘mysql_user’, ‘mysql_password’); if (!$link) { die(‘Could not connect: ‘ . mysql_error()); } mysql_select_db(‘mydb’); mysql_query(“INSERT INTO mytable (product) values (‘kossu’)”); printf(“Last inserted record has id %dn”, mysql_insert_id()); ?>

ASP.Net Log File Function

So this is just as much for me as anyone reading this. This is a quick little function that will detect if a log file has written for the current day. If one doesn’t exist then it will create one, if it does exist then it will timestamp and append the log message to the file. public static void writeToLogFile(string …