Monthly Archives: March 2012

To Externalize SharePoint BLOBs or Not?

A SharePoint administrator or an application designer is often faced with whether to externalize the BLOBs or not, and what architectural parameters to consider while making this decision. With the availability of frameworks such as EBS and RBS from Microsoft … Continue reading

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Which BLOBs to Externalize?

In an earlier debate here, I had talked about the fact the although there is a very strong case in favor of externalizing the BLOBs out of SQL Server to inexpensive tiers of storage for most of the SharePoint installations, … Continue reading

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