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AppFabric Caching and Custom Solutions in SharePoint 2013

So you should’ve heard by now that SharePoint 2013 uses the AppFabric Distributed Caching mechanism to (finally) manage caching across multiple nodes in a SharePoint farm. Awesome. So does that mean you can use it for your custom apps? Absolutely not, according to TechNet:¬†http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219572.aspx If you are using custom applications in SharePoint Server 2013 which […]

Reporting Web Service Proxy does not exist in the farm – SharePoint 2013 Preview and SQL Server Reporting Services

If you get the above error when trying to create a SQL Server Reporting Service Service Application with SharePoint Server 2013 Preview, you will need to register the RS Service Proxy via powershell.. Follow these steps to do this: SharePoint 2010 Management Shell with administrator privileges.Right click the icon and click, “Run As Administrator”. Run […]

SharePoint Server 2013 Preview – Testing BI on SQL Server 2012? You need CTP3!

If you have installed SQL Server 2012 and wish to test out the Business Intelligence features (particularly SSRS in SharePoint 2013 Preview) you will need to install SQL Server 2012 SP1 CTP3 – this release is designed solely for testing out the Business Intelligence capabilities of SharePoint Server 2013 Preview. You can download the installers […]

Connecting to Analysis Services on SQL Server 2012 from PerformancePoint on SharePoint 2013 Preview

You might notice in PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer that when you create an Analysis Services Data Source, typing in a server name throws no error but the Database dropdown box never populates. Look to the event logs and you might find this error shown shortly after loading Dashboard Designer: Unable to load custom data source provider […]