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In Depth Information
This chapter outlined the Excel Services topologies, from the single-server to the large farm. A couple of
other deployments were called-out as well, including the high-performance computing solution.
This chapter also examined Excel Services capacity planning. The primary concerns for capacity planning
were outlined. Configuration and scale options were noted to assist with alleviating bottlenecks, or
minimizing their impact on the system.
You should now have a good grasp of the following:
Excel Services topologies
The ways that Excel workbooks can affect system capacity
How authors and consumers of workbooks can impact capacity
The primary Excel Services areas that affect capacity planning
The configuration settings that impact capacity
Chapter 7 discusses Excel Services administration and examines each of the configuration settings.