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Windows SharePoint Services for Shared Hosting

By Walter Oliver

February 21, 2008


This draft white paper provides information about using Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services to host sites.

It explains:

  • Recommended hardware architecture solutions
  • Security and authentication issues
  • Ways to add sites and users
  • How to configure search

It also offers information about:

  • Migration from the previous version of Windows SharePoint Services
  • Useful site templates
  • Potential issues encountered during deployment


The paper includes a guide to developing services, Web Parts, and modules for Windows SharePoint Services.

Create shared hosting solutions on Windows SharePoint Services (