Lync April 2011 Server and Client Updates Released

The Lync team has released server and client updates for April.  The cumulative update is back…see below.  Here are all the details: Server Updates (7577.139) – Download – KB2493736 Core Components Conferencing Server Web Components Server Standard/Enterprise Edition Server Web Conferencing Server Mediation Server UCMA 3.0 Runtime Note: Use the cumulative LyncServerUpdateInstaller.exe to install the…

WebRequest.Create vs WebRequest.CreateHttp

At some point, every .Net developer comes across WebRequest.Create. It’s a simple way to create any type of request to a web resource, frequently an HTTP resource. In Silverlight there is an alternate method you can use as well: WebRequest.CreateHttp. I swore until a couple minutes ago that method has existed in the full .Net…

UX, Propeller Hats, OOTB Oh My

Background It took a moment for me to make sense of it, but Bil Simser is the guest here for NothingButSharePoint.com discussing Furuknap and MarcAnderson blog articles that are duking it out over (mmm.. I mean discussing nicely) ootb vs custom SharePoint dev.  Or more to the point is modified ootb really ootb or not.…