Migration Performance and Speed Considerations for SharePoint 2010
Written by Michael Noel and Stephen Cawood
Anyone who has been involved in a SharePoint upgrade, consolidation or migration project understands that speed is a business imperative. The faster you can complete your operations, the faster you can test, find potential hurdles, overcome them, and move on to performing the final production migration.
No one has ever complained that a migration operation went too quickly. This white paper by SharePoint MVPs Michael Noel and Stephen Cawood focuses on directly addressing the performance aspects of a SharePoint migration using third-party solutions. It discusses migration techniques as well as changes to back-end server architecture that can be used to greatly improve the overall speed of content migration.