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HiSoftware Site Sheriff Version 2.0 for SharePoint identity and access management is released

Sep 16, 2014 10:23:26 AM

Companies continue to leverage SharePoint for internal and external collaboration. As a result, site administrators face many challenges including how to control content access, foster user adoption, manage large lists and build non-employee portals. To address this challenge, HiSoftware Inc., a leading provider of compliance and security solutions and now a Cryptzone company, today announced the release of HiSoftware Site Sheriff v. 2.0. The latest version provides new features including claims based permissions, identity management based on any user attribute database, geolocation and/or device properties, and integration with HiSoftware Security Sheriff to securely view and edit encrypted documents.

Topics: HiSoftware

MetaVis Technologies Announces Release of Office 365 Accelerator Kit

Sep 16, 2014 9:00:00 AM

MetaVis Technologies, the market leader in modern content management solutions for Microsoft Office 365 OneDrive and SharePoint, today announced the release of the Office 365 Accelerator Kit for new customers.

Topics: MetaVis

Boole Server among the brightest minds at SPTechCon: The SharePoint Technology Conference

Sep 16, 2014 9:00:00 AM

Boole Server, leading company in the protection of digital data and data-centric IT security, will be part of the SPTechCon: The SharePoint Technology Conference, the largest independent SharePoint training conference in the world, to be held in Boston (MA) from the 16th to the 19th September.

Topics: Boole Server

VirtualWorks’ Douglas Geller Touts ViaWorks’ SharePoint Benefits

Sep 12, 2014 12:48:00 PM



VirtualWorks is a sponsor at SPTechCon 2014 in Boston, and is excited to meet with current and potential customers alike at their booth at SPTechCon.


Douglas Geller, Vice President of Marketing and Product Management for VirtualWorks, spoke with TechnologyAdvice host Clark Buckner about VirtualWorks’ work, major pain points in the industry, SharePoint as he sees it now and in the future, and what’s on the horizon for VirtualWorks.

Topics: SharePoint

Top 5 Reasons to Visit the SPTechCon Boston Exhibit Hall

Sep 11, 2014 1:26:30 PM

Are you attending SPTechCon Boston? Or are you thinking about attending? Well, we have 5 reasons why you should stop by the Exhibit Hall!

Topics: SharePoint, SPTechCon

Fpweb.net announces managed SharePoint services for on-premises or hybrid customers

Sep 11, 2014 10:42:47 AM

Fpweb.net, a global SharePoint hosting provider, has added a new service to its arsenal. Keeping with their mission to add value to their customers’ SharePoint, Fpweb.net takes a big step with their latest SharePoint solution that makes their five star customer-rated support and expertise available regardless if it is hosted in Fpweb.net’s private cloud, left in an on-premises data center, or placed in a hybrid environment.

Fpweb.net’s “SharePoint Anywhere” showcase is headlined by a managed SharePoint on-premises solution for businesses. This service caters to organizations that currently struggle with maintaining and upgrading their environment or lack a team dedicated to the complicated platform and need a cost-effective solution for their in-house deployment. Fpweb.net’s managed services place a full team of specialists at your disposal 24/7 to handle backups, patching, monitoring, site design and functionality, upgrades, support and more.

In the Community: A vibrant, growing market

Sep 10, 2014 11:19:00 AM

Whether SharePoint blends into Office 365, or companies stay with on-premises SharePoint Servers (Microsoft quietly has said there will be two more releases of the on-premises servers), Microsoft always leaves room for improvement. So, rest assured, the third-party add-ins and plug-ins that make your SharePoint more secure, more performant or just plain more robust will be around for a while.

Topics: SPTechCon

Microsoft starts rollout of Delve, Office Graph—first step to hybrid?

Sep 10, 2014 10:50:00 AM

Delve, a tool for helping Office 365 users find documents, meetings and more across the suite, is being rolled out to users. This could be a first step toward creating hybrid scenarios for SharePoint on-premises servers and Office 365 clouds.

Topics: Office Delve, Office Graph

Cryptzone acquires HiSoftware

Sep 9, 2014 12:34:36 PM

Cryptzone, a global provider of data security and identity and access management (IAM) solutions, has acquired HiSoftware Inc., a leading provider of governance, compliance and security solutions.  HiSoftware’s product portfolio provides a highly complementary set of solutions that will enhance Cryptzone’s already robust capabilities in securing critical data in the cloud, on mobile devices, and in customer data centers. The combined company will offer a complete suite of context-aware access control, data security and compliance solutions designed for today’s dynamic, mobile, cloud-centric enterprise IT. Cryptzone will be headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts and have a European center of excellence in engineering located in Gothenburg, Sweden, its birthplace. Combined, the companies will have more than 700 customers including large global enterprises like JPMorgan Chase, Northrup Grumman, AIG, Proctor & Gamble, State Street Trust, New York Presbyterian, ANZ Bank, and California State University, as well as some large U.S. government agencies such as the Departments of Commerce, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Secretary of Defense, and Department of Treasury/IRS.

Cryptzone will look to integrate HiSoftware’s advanced suite of solutions, including its Compliance Sheriff Web, Security Sheriff and Site Sheriff products, into the company’s existing product set.  This will provide expanded and unique capabilities that will allow the company to deliver powerful security that protects enterprise information assets, corporate applications, and other network resources for customers around the globe. HiSoftware’s compliance product allows enterprises and government agencies to validate compliance of internal and external website content against predefined and user-defined policies, including HIPAA, FISMA, WCAG, US Section 508, and GLBA. The company also specializes in delivering content security and site management solutions within Microsoft SharePoint, a business collaboration platform utilized by more than 80 percent of the Fortune 500, and other unstructured collaborative environments.

Building SharePoint: No unicorns and no free lunch

Sep 9, 2014 12:31:00 PM

If you work in technology long enough, you begin to see it has trends just like any industry. Suddenly, no conversation can be had without certain buzzwords coming up. Old problems are said to disappear without any clear explanation of how they were dealt with. Enthusiastic people assure us that everything will be OK if we just follow the trend.

Topics: SharePoint planning