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Jones Professional Services is a Microsoft Certified Partner delivering SharePoint / Project Server 2016, Enterprise Project Management solutions and now the release of SharePoint Server 2016.

SharePoint and Project Server Preview

The download for the 2016 preview can be found here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48714

Project Server 2016 is no longer a separate download at this time and is included with the SharePoint Server 2016 Preview.

Here are the Hardware and Software Requirements:

Since Project Server 2016 Preview is now a service application in SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview, the hardware, software, and browser requirements for Project Server 2016 Preview will be the ones specified for SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview. Some notable requirements for this version are:

Server Operating System: Windows Server 2012 R2

Database Server: SQL Server 2014  SQL Server 2014 Analysis Services must also be installed if you are using the Cube Building Service in Project Server 2016 Preview.

Supported browsers: Microsoft Edge  Microsoft Internet Explorer 11   Microsoft Internet Explorer 10  Google Chrome (latest released version)  Mozilla Firefox (latest released version plus immediate previous version)  Apple Safari (latest released version)

Project client compatibility

You can connect to Project Server 2016 Preview with not only the Project Professional 2016 Preview client and Project Pro in Office 365, but also with Project Professional 2013.

Keep in mind though if you are using Resource Engagements in Project Server 2016 Preview, the new Resource Plan view for Resource Engagements is not available in Project Professional 2013. You must use Project Professional 2016 to use the Resource Plan view.


09/15/2015 - 10:58pm