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Resources for Microsoft Project Server

Compared to other technologies provided by Microsoft, there are not many websites/webpages dedicated to Project Server. Here are some interesting Resources, I have come across.

Nov 8, 2004 | Material on the Microsoft Website
Well, the Microsoft web site is an obvious place for Project Server material, but their site is so large, you always feel like you're missing something. Here's a collection of starting points for Project Server.
Dec 13, 2004 | People with Websites about Microsoft Project
Here are some of the best Microsoft Project sites run by individuals that I have found.
Dec 19, 2004 | Requirements for Issues, Risks and Documents
Just to be clear, if you want to use the Issue, Risk, or Document features in Project Server 2003, you must install Windows SharePoint Services. To install Windows SharePoint Services you must install it on Windows Server 2003. (Windows 2000 is not enough.)
Jan 3, 2005 | Do Not Assign Categories or Permissions Directly to Users
The Project Server security model allows Categories and Permissions to be assigned to both Groups and Users. It is a good idea to avoid assigning things directly to Users.
Jan 14, 2005 | Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager
Microsoft recently released a Guide to accompany the Project Server 2003 Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM).
Jan 19, 2005 | Solution Starter: Project Server 2003 to ERP Connector
Yesterday, Microsoft published a new Solution Starter on their downloads site: a Project Server 2003 to ERP Connector.
Jan 31, 2005 | SQL to return an Outline Code Value
Sometimes one needs to access Project Outline Code values using SQL. This article has an example of a stored procedure that returns a list of projects with the project name, the value of Enterprise Number 1, the value of Enterprise Text 1 and the value of Enterprise Project Outline Code 2.
Feb 7, 2005 | More Websites to Read
To aid your continuing quest for knowledge -- I'm sure you don't have enough reading to do already -- here are some more Project Server, Project and Project Management websites.
Feb 22, 2005 | Securing a PWA Custom Menu
When extending Project Server, I have often added functionality with new web pages within PWA. It is easy to add the pages to the PWA menus but it is a little less obvious how to make the menu item appear for a subset of users.
Mar 6, 2005 | Looking at the ERP Connector
Microsoft recently released a new Solution Starter: a Project Server 2003 to ERP Connector.
Apr 18, 2005 | New Microsoft Download
I just noticed Microsoft posted a new download for Project Server 2003 last week. It looks promising but I hope to have more time to review it later.
May 6, 2005 | More to Read
What? You didn't want more things to read? You already have enough outstanding reading and it's stacking up? Join the club.
May 8, 2005 | New Microsoft Downloads
Microsoft has released one new Guide (Project Server 2003 Solutions Planning Guide) and updated another (Project Server 2003 Administrator's Guide).
Sep 13, 2005 | Question Answered
Dieter Zirkler, the Group Program Manager for Microsoft Project has started a blog about the next version of Microsoft Project.
Sep 14, 2005 | SharePoint University Forum
Dustin Miller has created a Project Server 2003 forum at his SharePoint University site.
Sep 16, 2005 | Integrating Project Server 2003 with Visual Studio 2005 Team System
There is an article entitled "Integrating Project Server 2003 with Visual Studio 2005 Team System" that was recently uploaded to GotDotNet (via Barry Gervin).
Sep 28, 2005 | Service Pack 2 Released
Microsoft has released Microsoft Project 2003 Service Pack 2 and Project Server 2003 Service Pack 2.
Sep 29, 2005 | Is It Getting Crowded In Here?
The number of Project Server blogs continues to grow.
Nov 8, 2005 | New Solution Starter: Scrum for Project 2003
Microsoft has added a new technical article to the Project 2003 library: Solution Starter: Scrum for Project 2003.
Nov 16, 2005 | Project Server 2003 Service Pack 2: Gone
Microsoft is recommending that you not deploy Service Pack 2 for the server in a production environment.
Nov 29, 2005 | More Project Blogs
I really don't want this blog to turn into a mere link blog, but when I first started trying to extend Project Server I searched the web for resources like these.
Dec 18, 2005 | Project Server 2003 Service Pack 2a
Project Server 2003 Service Pack 2a released.
May 23, 2006 | Project Server 2007 Beta and Project 2007 SDK
Microsoft has released the next Beta of Project Server 2007, Project Professional 2007 and the Project 2007 SDK.
Jan 31, 2007 | Modifying the SharePoint Template for Project Server 2007
Earlier this week I tried following the instructions provided by Microsoft for 2007 and things went just as advertised until...
Feb 5, 2007 | Outlook Integration with Project Server 2007
Microsoft has published a TechNet article on Installing the Outlook Add-In for Project Server 2007. It is very detailed but it leaves out two issues that I have come across.
Jan 7, 2008 | Microsoft Project Conference 2007 Presentations
You can find the presentations from the Microsoft Office Project Conference 2007 (European version) at:
Nov 12, 2008 | Check out Michael Jordan's Series of Presentations
You can register for the upcoming webcasts and catch up on the ones you have missed at the Microsoft Project Webcasts page.
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