WSS and MOSS Infrastructure Updates Released

Today we released some very important updates for WSS 3.0, SharePoint 2007, Project Server 2007, Search Server 2008 (Full and Express) and Project Professional 2007. This updates includes fixes for several areas of the product, including search, content deployment, performance and some core platform components. I’ve included the links to the WSS and MOSS updates below for your convenience. Because of the magnitude and amount of updates included in these package, I strongly encourage you to schedule these updates for deployment into your environments.

 

Search Enhancements

The Infrastructure Update for MOSS contains the new Enterprise Search features that were shipped in Search Server 2008 and Search Server 2008 Express that were are not already in SharePoint Server 2007; this includes Federated Search capability, a unified administration dashboard and several Search core platform performance updates. Additional information on the new search capabilities can be found here.

 

Content Deployment Enhancements

For the folks that are using Content Deployment, there are a number of additional fixes included in this update that are not in the Content Deployment ( 952704 & 952698) update released on May 20th. Details on the additional content deployment fixes can be here.

 

MOSS 2007 Links

 

Description of the Microsoft Office Servers Infrastructure Update: July 15, 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/951297

 

Issues that are fixed in Microsoft Office Servers by the Microsoft Office Servers Infrastructure Update

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953750/

 

            Installation Instructions

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc718729.aspx

 

            Download Links:

(x86) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=3811C371-0E83-47C8-976B-0B7F26A3B3C4

(x64) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=6E4F31AB-AF25-47DF-9BF1-423E248FA6FC

 

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Links

Description of the Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0: July 15, 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/951695

 

Issues that are fixed in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 by the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Infrastructure Update

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953749/

            Installation Instructions

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc288269.aspx

               

Download Links:

(x86) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=256CE3C3-6A42-4953-8E1B-E0BF27FD465B

(x64) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=3A74E566-CB4A-4DB9-851C-E3FBBE5E6D6E