Plan for Visio Services (SharePoint Server 2010)


Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010

Summary: This section discusses planning considerations for Visio Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

In this section:

  • Visio Services overview (SharePoint Server 2010)

    Visio Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is a service application that allows users to share and view Microsoft Visio web drawings. The service also enables data-connected Microsoft Visio 2010 diagrams to be refreshed and updated from a variety of data sources.

  • Plan Visio Services deployment (SharePoint Server 2010)

    Planning your Visio Services deployment before rollout can help give you the best system performance and user satisfaction, and also help you avoid unexpectedly overtaxing system resources in your SharePoint Server farm and related systems.

  • Plan Visio Services security (SharePoint Server 2010)

    Visio Services enables you to render published Visio Web Drawings. These drawings can be connected to external data, and drawing elements can be updated based on that data. Security is an important component for enabling these scenarios.

  • Data authentication for Visio Services (SharePoint Server 2010)

    This article covers connecting Visio Services Web drawings to data hosted on Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 plus data hosted externally. Connection types and authentication methods are also covered.

  • Visio Services resources (SharePoint Server 2010)

    This article contains a list of Visio Services resources, including documentation, blog posts, and video demonstrations.

See Also


Visio Graphics Service administration (SharePoint Server 2010)
Use Visio Services with complex data queries
Use Visio Services with Secure Store
Use Visio Services with SharePoint lists (SharePoint Server 2010)

Other Resources

Resource Center: Business Intelligence in SharePoint Server 2010