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Duncan Lindquist

Duncan Lindquist

Service Management and Automation Solution Lead with Concurrency. MCITP in Virtualization and MCTS in SharePoint. He really enjoys working with System Center, Azure, Azure Automation, Windows Azure Pack and SMA!
Contributions by Duncan Lindquist

Branching in System Center Orchestrator Runbooks

When creating a runbook for orchestrator you connect your runbook activities using an arrow that you drag from one activity to the next. These arrows are called link filters they are used to creat...

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Creating SCSM 2012 reports using PerformancePoint

The first thing you are going to need to do is configure the PerformancePoint Service and BI site to run on the web application hosting your reports. You can follow this blog to configure performance...

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Configuring the PerformancePoint Service in SharePoint 2010

PerformancePoint is a SharePoint 2010 enterprise feature that provides a unique set of tools that will help you build interactive dashboards to analyze data. In this blog I will go through how config...

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Reports Created using SCSM 2012 and PerformancePoint

In this blog I am going to show you some examples of reports that you can create using System Center Service Manager and SharePoint using PerformancePoint. In the following blogs I show you how to se...

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System Center Service Manager 2012 Web Portal Permissions

Service Offering/Request Permissions: To configure which service offerings and request show on the web portal you need to create a catalog group containing all the Service Offerings and Requests t...

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Renaming the SharePoint Search Databases

If you have created the SharePoint Search Service Application using the GUI in SharePoint you have probably noticed that it has added some ugly GUIDs on the end of your database names. In this blog p...

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Creating th FAST Search Query SSA

1. To create the query SSA go to your SharePoint server and open Central admin. In Central admin under Application Management click Manage Service Applications. On the Manage Service Applications pag...

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Creating the FAST Search Content SSA

1. On the FAST Admin node open the file located at root of your FASTSearch folder. Inside this file you will find all of the information we need to create Content and Query SSA's in SharePoint. ...

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