To BLOB or Not to BLOB? Storage Optimization Demystified

SharePoint and SQL Server offer several methods with which you can externalize the BLOBsthe files that are stored in libraries and as attachmentsto reduce the size of your content databases. BLOB externalization offers benefits beyond reduced storage costbenefits that may surprise you...


Best Practices for Microsoft® SharePoint® Backup and Restore

This white paper offers planning practices, guidelines, and implementation considerations for SharePoint data protection and disaster recovery, and provides proven strategies for executing these practices in accordance with your organizational needs.


Optimize SharePoint Storage with BLOB Externalization

This document is intended to provide a comprehensive and balanced examination of SharePoint storage concepts and issues, and to equip you to fully understand, communicate and make informed decisions about the role of BLOB externalization in your storage architecture.


Embracing the Cloud: Strategies for Hybrid Microsoft SharePoint Deployments

Tips and strategies for incorporating SharePoint Online and cloud storage resources into organizations' existing SharePoint environments.


Proven Practices for Optimizing SharePoint Storage Management Strategies with DocAve

This white paper outlines guidelines and strategies for optimizing SQL Server management and improving overall SharePoint platform performance.


Storage Optimization for SharePoint

This Windows IT Pro Technical Advisor reviews the key components of a successful storage optimization strategy for SharePoint.