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  1. Implement Redis caching for SharePoint

    With the deprecation of AppFabric, SharePoint requires a robust caching mechanism for session state, logon tokens, and more in order to avoid requiring persistent connections on load balancers, in addition to improving performance. Another plus would be to use Redis cache clusters that were not part of any SharePoint farm. That is, allow multiple farms to leverage to leverage a single Redis cache server. This may also allow a customer to run non-Windows servers for Redis.

    41 votes

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    6 comments  ·  Distributed Cache  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Remove-SpAppPricipal

    Please add a PowerShell command to remove an existing App-Principal (Remove-SpAppPrincipal)

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  SharePoint PowerShell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Site Collection Creation

    Is it possible to add the possibility to create a new DB for the new site collection? (asking for the DB name too).. I know that these are just few line of powershell.. But i know a lot of lazy Admins..

    what do you think?

    3 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. SharePoint Created Databases do not follow model DB settings in MS SQL

    The issue I am attempting to resolve / highlight is that the SQL DBs created by SharePoint have various settings for Statistics creation and Autogrowth is set to 1MB.

    The problem is that with an autogrowth of 1MB SQL is always growing the DBs therefore impacting SharePoint performance significantly due to hammering the disk channel. My request is that SharePoint by default would use the SQL Model DB to create it's DBs. By default the SQL Model DB has the settings that SharePoint implements today except for the seemingly random settings regarding Statistics that SharePoint creates for some reason. What…

    13 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Automated Farm Backup

    Automated Farm Backup - be able to set and configure scheduled farm backups, including varying the location based on disk space, and by context (e.g. rule based ,if any modification occur on site XYZ, then backup XYZ 1 day afterwards).

    49 votes

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    tell us more  ·  6 comments  ·  Backup/Restore/High Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Onedrive for business

    OneDrive for Business and Sync functionality contains alot of bugs, it is not syncing across users and alot of time need to do a repair connection and start allover again

    3 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Office 365 SharePoint Tenant Admin  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Keep public sites availalbe for any SharePoint Online subscription

    This is a great feature and we don't want it taken away.

    23 votes

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    5 comments  ·  Office 365 SharePoint Tenant Admin  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Enable auditing of file actions (open, view etc.) on SharePoint Online

    SharePoint Online would solve numerous problems for our business but our involvement with certain organisations means we have to have a full audit trail of when every policy document gets opened, viewed etc. Without this we can't implement SharePoint online and we don't have the resources for an on premises option.

    14 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Office 365 SharePoint Tenant Admin  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. HNSC Zones

    Increase the zones that can be created with HNSC from 5 to more than that as sometimes we need to have vanity URLs pointing to the same HNSC

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. On premise Architecture

    Need clear data about On Premise design specially for capacity planning for services, how much each service consumes?

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Workflow Manager

    Workflow Manager Configurations with Https and with Load balancer is not easy thing, needs simplifying and clear description.
    Restore Scope command was having issue that I am following up with Microsoft Engineers

    5 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Deny Security

    You should be able to apply deny security to objects and sites in SharePoint. Everyone in the company (via domain users AD group membership or some other security group membership) should be able to see a site except employee a, b and c.

    As you hire new employees with deny security in place, you don't have to add them to the site.

    Imagine this... If you have 20 new hires a week and 200,000 sites that they need access to and each site has random individuals who aren't allowed to see random sites. The administrative burden is huge.

    Locking down…

    107 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. The workflow engine is not very strong. Try to integrate K2 like workflow

    The workflow engine is not very strong. Try to integrate K2 like workflow

    3 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Integration with Other products  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. 1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Please improve PerformancePoint service

    Despite of Power BI is sown everywhere. PerformancePoint service is still a power horse it can create a very complicated dashboard.
    Please fix some bug.

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. 1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Better Site Collection Level Auditing and Web Application Level Auditing

    Sometimes there are features that are enabled on a Site Collection that can cause end users significant headaches.

    It would be good if there was an option to enable Auditing on a Web App Level for Features and the same for at the Site Collection and Site Level with details on who enabled the feature and when the feature was enabled.

    This is especially useful for use cases where there is a custom developed feature and you are determining an issue with this either across a site, site collection, web application or even across farms.

    A key example of this…

    8 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Auditing & Compliance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. prevent to install farm solutions

    For a sp16 farm prevent installing farm solutions by a check box in farm settings, and make it not too easy for one admin to change his mind for this.

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Customizations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Daisy chain databases

    Have content in database spill off to child databases off the main site collection database if the main site collection database grows more than 100gb. I have several databases that I have to manually split because the implementation was so sloppy.

    2 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Improve the User Profile Properties ordering

    ..those up / down arrows are painful.

    16 votes

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    1 comment  ·  User Profile Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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