SharePoint Best Practices

SharePoint environment contains hundreds of different configuration settings for Web Applications, Site Collections, Service Applications, storage, and many more areas, which makes it difficult to set up according to the SharePoint best practices.

Keeping up with Microsoft recommendations and maintaining optimal performance can be challenging – audit and validate SharePoint farm configuration with SPDocKit best practices reports.


Validate SharePoint Farm Configuration

Check if your farm is configured properly and ensure a healthy SharePoint environment.

  • Identify configuration issue on a central dashboard – examine the problem – tune it up!

Supports SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016, and it is ready for SharePoint 2019. Easily export the entire Best Practices documentation in Word format.

Microsoft & Community Best Practices

The built-in reports are based on an array of best practices, including TechNet SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013, as well as SharePoint 2016 & 2019 Operational best practices, known SharePoint software capacity and limits and other community based best practices.

With each new release Best Practices are extended with new reports. Our tool covers the following areas:

  • Farm Level Configuration
  • SQL Servers and Content Databases
  • Hardware Requirements
  • Service Applications
  • Monitoring and Logging
  • Service Applications
  • SharePoint Software Boundaries and Limits
  • Web Applications & Site Collection Configuration
  • Patching

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Use built-in best practice values or customize them and use your own

Built-in and Custom Reports

You can use the built-in Best Practices reports with default values, create your own, or edit default values on existing reports to adjust it to your needs.

Receive SharePoint Best Practices alerts

Set Up Alerts and Track Changes

Get an email notification when your farm settings mismatch with the recommended values, react proactively to ensure optimal performance and high level of security.


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