SharePoint 2016 Search and Domain Functional Level Upgrades

One morning last week I received an incident telling me the SharePoint 2016 index partition was not functioning correctly. In the Central Administration both Index partitions where showing a yellow warning icon Because it was a holiday for the customer, but not for me, I was able to do a restart of the server. After …

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Azure AD – sourceAnchor you say?

We all know Azure AD as a home for our user and group objects, sourcing from on-premises directories.  To match an on-premises user to a synchronized user, a “relationship” is needed, this is referred to as the sourceAnchor. The sourceAnchor attribute helps Azure AD Connect (the Synchronization Engine) to perform a hard match between on-premises objects …

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