Fix the AppFabric Caching after renaming the server or after migration to the new domain

Today I made a mistake and renamed a server without removing it from the AppFabric cache cluster. This caused some trouble getting the cache service back to a running and healthy state as well as some ugly error messages in the ULS, such as: Unexpected Exception in SPDistributedCachePointerWrapper::InitializeDataCacheFactory for usage ‘DistributedLogonTokenCache’ – Exception ‘Microsoft.ApplicationServer.Caching.DataCacheException: ErrorCode:SubStatus:There… Continue reading Fix the AppFabric Caching after renaming the server or after migration to the new domain

General Availability of the Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Originally posted on Vignesh's SharePoint Thoughts:
Couple of months back I wrote an article on the Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool when it was newly introduced , today I’m really happy to see that Microsoft has announced the General Availability of this tool . Please go through the article below to read in detail about…

25 Things to Document before You Start SharePoint Migration

So you are ready for SharePoint Migration? Before starting with Migration process, You must document things on the current environment, which includes, but not limited to: Document Existing SharePoint Server’s Topology (preferably in Visio format), Roles, Hardware/Software Specifications, Installed Updates, Software installed, Language Packs, etc Prepare a List of SharePoint Web Applications, Site collections, Host… Continue reading 25 Things to Document before You Start SharePoint Migration