As capable as third-party SharePoint content migration solutions are today, there is one area where the database attach method is far more superior . It’s the speed. Organizations demand faster migration and content deployment tools to keep up with the ever-growing SharePoint farms.
Today Quest Software rolled out a new version 4.1 for its SharePoint migration lineup that will significantly increase the migration performance. Most notably, Quest added powerful automation capabilities to its multi-threaded migration engine that was released with version 4.0 last year. In addition, the following new features ensure faster data transfer and consolidation:
In addition to performance enhancements, the new SharePoint Migration Solutions 4.1 release adds a number of great features and improvements:
Quest Migration Solutions for SharePoint 4.1 are available for download here:
All of the new features, fixes and enhancements in the 4.1 release are available as part of the weekly web updates. If you have been updating your Quest SharePoint migration tool, you may not need to install the new version. In order to see if you need to install the new release, please check your application version on the About screen (Help | About).
For more information on using the automatic web update feature, please refer to the Updating the Application section of the user guide.