SharePoint Webcasts happening this month:

Wed, 03 Jan 2007 : TechNet Webcast: Upgrading and Migrating to Office SharePoint Server 2007 (Level 200)
In this webcast, we consider records management and its challenges. We review the enterprise content management (ECM) features in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and examine how these features can make records management easier. Learn about collaborative spaces and records spaces, and find out how e-mail records management can be critical to any records management solution. We also discuss the hold capabilities in SharePoint Server 2007 that enable IT administrators, lawyers, and records managers to place holds on specific items to help ensure that they remain unchanged during litigation, audits, or other investigations.

Mon, 08 Jan 2007 : TechNet Webcast: Planning for and Deploying Office SharePoint Server 2007 (Part 1 of 2) (Level 200)
In this webcast, we provide a detailed overview of the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 architecture. Learn about the concepts behind the topology, server roles, network conditions, and security topics. We show you the three-tier administration model and how the three components (central administration, shared services, and site settings) are commonly used. Find out about SharePoint Server 2007 deployment options and how to determine the correct topology to use for installation. Join us for scenarios that illustrate four different topologies, progressing from deployment of a single server to various server farm options.

Wed, 10 Jan 2007 : TechNet Webcast: Planning for and Deploying Office SharePoint Server 2007 (Part 2 of 2) (Level 200)
In this second part of our webcast series, we move beyond the architectural overview provided in Part One to discuss proper planning for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. Learn about advanced settings, scripting tips, and other considerations for successfully installing and maintaining SharePoint Server 2007. We cover topics such as Web load balancing, password management, and authentication settings. We also discuss ways to perform disaster recovery once you have installed SharePoint Server 2007. From the basic Recycle Bin to the backup/restore utility, join us to become familiar with the tools available to secure the SharePoint data in your organization.