SPTechCon Boston | August 24-27, 2015

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Microsoft confirms SharePoint Server 2016 general availability in Q2 2016

Apr 20, 2015 9:25:00 AM

Microsoft has given us an update on SharePoint Server 2016, announcing its Q2 general availability in 2016. Key takeaways include the statement that SharePoint on-premises will be around for years to come, and that hybrid is now a long-term solution, not just a stepping stone to an all-cloud implementation. 

Topics: SharePoint, SharePoint Server

Priasoft Adds Microsoft Office 365 support in latest version of the Priasoft Migration Suite for Exchange

Apr 15, 2015 11:22:40 AM

Priasoft announces an updated release to its award winning Priasoft Migration Suite for Exchange (PMSE). This release uniquely positions the company to enable a complete and automated Microsoft Office 365 based migration experience with the same enterprise features that have already been available for cross-forest based on premise migrations.

Topics: Priasoft

Why is this a ‘community’?

Apr 15, 2015 11:16:56 AM

Why do we talk about a SharePoint “community”? Isn’t it really just a collection of unique workers who happen to use the same software? We don’t talk about a “Word” community, or an “iTunes” community. So what does a SharePoint community mean?

Topics: SharePoint community

Microsoft announces Delve mobile apps, enhancements for Office 365

Apr 15, 2015 10:27:00 AM

Microsoft is rolling out new Office Delve mobile apps for Android and iOS, along with new features in Office 365 to improve user experience.

Topics: Office 365, Office Delve, OneDrive

Yammer and SharePoint: Integration IS possible

Apr 15, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Since its acquisition of Yammer, Microsoft has pushed the enterprise social service to businesses and organizations. Yammer is an excellent standalone product, and I get the feeling that Yammer would prefer it that way. In practice, many of the organizations I have worked with prefer an integrated solution that includes both an enterprise social network and an organizational intranet/extranet portal.

Topics: Yammer, intranets

April 2015 CU for SharePoint 2013 has been released

Apr 14, 2015 5:11:08 PM

The product group released the April 2015 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2013 product family.

Quiet before the storm: Leading up to Microsoft Ignite

Apr 8, 2015 11:55:31 AM

Microsoft has gone through tremendous changes in the last few years. They are a more open and adaptable organization now than they were even six months ago. I applaud all of the effort they have made to make working with them go from vaguely unpleasant to downright enjoyable... most of the time.

Topics: Yammer, Office 365, Microsoft Ignite, SharePoint 2016

Bonzai SharePoint intranet for Apple Watch is ‘the bomb’!

Apr 1, 2015 12:52:53 PM

You knew it had to happen. With Satya Nadella pushing Microsoft technologies onto more platforms, it was only a matter of time before Office 365 would become available on a smartwatch.

Topics: Apple Watch, Bonzai

Hiring for SharePoint

Apr 1, 2015 10:51:00 AM

Hiring SharePoint resources always seems to pose a bit of a challenge. With the enormous uptake that SharePoint has had in major companies, it seems that there is always a shortage of talent. Like any technology talent shortage, many folks are starting to dabble in SharePoint. This leaves hiring managers with a dilemma: How do you separate the SharePoint veterans from those just starting out? Here are a few indicators.

Topics: hiring

Metalogix acquires MetaVis Technologies to accelerate cloud platform growth

Apr 1, 2015 10:28:09 AM

Metalogix, the premier provider of management software to move, manage and secure content for Office 365, SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, Exchange, Box, Dropbox, Amazon, Google and other leading enterprise content management (ECM) systems, announced today that it has acquired MetaVis Technologies.

Topics: Metalogix, MetaVis

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