Category Archives: SharePoint Features

No-nos, Gotchas, Warnings, Best Practices, and Things to Remember for SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Service

Someone told me at SPC12 that Distributed Cache in SharePoint 2013 is User Profile Sync Service in SharePoint 2010. If you are seasoned SharePoint professional, you know that doesn’t bring smile on your face. πŸ˜‰ After reading Microsoft’s TechNet articles, … Continue reading

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Adjust Cache Size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Service Part III – Using Set-Update-SPDistributedCacheSize Command

Note: This article is part of series of articles showcasing different approaches & variations to adjust cache size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache service using PowerShell commands – Set-AFCacheHostConfiguration and Update-SPDistributedCacheSize. This is 3nd and last article in this … Continue reading

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Adjust Cache Size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Service Part II – Using Set-AFCacheHostConfiguration Command

Note: This article is part of series of articles showcasing different approaches & variations to adjust cache size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache service using PowerShell commands – Set-AFCacheHostConfiguration and Update-SPDistributedCacheSize. This is 2nd article in this series and … Continue reading

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Adjust Cache Size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Service Part I – Overview

Note: This article is part of series of articles showcasing different approaches & variations to adjust cache size of the SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache service using PowerShell commands – Set-AFCacheHostConfiguration and Update-SPDistributedCacheSize. This is overview article and provides background information … Continue reading

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Distributed Cache Service Management – Typical Use Cases and Crib Sheet

As many of us (read SharePoint Admins) might know, even with all the benefits and SharePoint 2013’s dependence on Distributed Cache, it’s been really touchy and can make or break your beautifully architected SharePoint farm. Even harmless reboot of server … Continue reading

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