San Antonio SharePoint User Group March Meeting
- Science & Technology
- Geekdom Event Centre, San Antonio TX
Location Note: Please meet in the front lobby as we will require an escort to next moth's meeting room.
Join the San Antonio SharePoint User Group (www.SASUG.net) for this month's meeting.
Location: Rackspace - Castle I-35 and Walzem
Speaker: Philip Helsel
Topic: Search from SharePoint to FAST
With the release of SharePoint 2010 and the integration of FAST Search into this platform, there are a number of questions about the use of this add on tool. To that end, Philip Helsel will give a brief look at where FAST came from and why Microsoft paid $1.2 billion to acquire them. He will then take a look at the bundled SharePoint search architecture and compare that to FAST search engine. He will end up comparing and contrast the features and functionality of the two search engines.
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Presenter: Philip Helsel, Microsoft FAST University
SASUG Sponsoring Companies Rackspace, UGSS and O'Reilly.
Visit www.sasug.net for more information.
The San Antonio SharePoint User Group (SASUG) was established by local, San Antonio professionals who are excited about Microsoft SharePoint. Our goals are to:
• Build a San Antonio community around SharePoint and related technologies
• Share information and ideas on SharePoint
• Allow for members and companies to share innovative programs and solutions based on and related to SharePoint.
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